2 children hurt in Huntsville wreck, 1 critical

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Two children were taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after a wreck at the bottom of Monte Sano.

The one-vehicle wreck happened around 3:15 p.m. on Highway 431 at Cove Creek Drive. Police said the two children and one adult were in the vehicle.

Huntsville Emergency Medical Services Inc. spokesman Don Webster said one of the children went to Huntsville Hospital Trauma Services in critical condition. Another was taken to Huntsville Hospital for Women and Children in serious condition. No one else was hurt, Webster said.

The southbound lanes of Highway 431 were shut down while police and first responders worked on the scene. The road was reopened around 6:30 p.m.