Ottawa paramedics say an elderly woman is in hospital with multi-system trauma, while an elderly man is in serious condition following a three-vehicle crash on Albion Road at Findlay Creek drive.
Two other people were treated and taken to hospital as a precaution.
The incident was reported around 12:36 p.m., Wednesday.
Firefighters used extrication tools such as cutters and spreaders to remove the doors of one vehicle, and free two passengers.
There has been no word about what caused the crash.
OttFire UPDATE: FINDLAY CREEK & ALBION - extrication completed by firefighters. Patient in care of our partners @OttawaParamedic Travel through area is still delayed - motorists asked to find alternate route #ottnews #otttraffic pic.twitter.com/cykdaiYSME— Danielle Cardinal (@OttawaFirePIO) March 13, 2019