Six children, woman taken to hospital after crash, MPD says

A crash on Nov. 24, 2022, sent six children and a woman to the hospital, according to the Memphis Police Department.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A crash on Thursday afternoon sent six children and a woman to the hospital, according to the Memphis Police Department.

Police said that the two-vehicle crash was reported just after 1 p.m. at the intersection of Ridgemont Avenue and New Allen Road.

Five children were taken to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, while another child and the mother went to Regional One, police said.

Everyone involved in the crash is listed in non-critical condition, police confirmed Thursday evening.

FOX13 arrived at the scene and found a truck and a sedan were involved in the crash. The truck was flipped nearly upside down.

Initially, police reported that three children and a woman were sent to the hospital and that one of the children was in critical condition. The status of the child was upgraded to non-critical condition, police said.