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4 people taken to hospital after collision on Highway 50

One person has been taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries following a collision on Highway 50 in Gatineau.

1 person critically injured in crash is now in stable condition

Emergency crews were on scene of the Aug. 9 crash that left one vehicle flipped over. (Gilles Taillon/Radio-Canada)

Four people were taken to hospital following a collision on Highway 50 in Gatineau, Que., Friday evening.

Police were called around 5 p.m. about the crash, which happened near Boulevard de la Gappe.

According to the Sûreté du Québec, a vehicle travelling east veered off course, crossed the centre median and collided with a westbound vehicle.

There were four people in the westbound vehicle, who were all taken to hospital. A child, who was in critical condition, is now is stable condition, police said Saturday morning.

The other three patients are also in stable condition, police said. 

The investigation is ongoing.