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Teen seriously injured in 3 vehicle crash; 1 driver facing impaired driving charges

Last Updated Mar 31, 2018 at 9:41 am EST

A Toronto police cruiser is seen in an undated file photo. CITYNEWS

A teenager is in hospital and one person is facing drunk driving charges after a three vehicle collision downtown on Saturday morning.

Police and paramedics responded to a call at around 6:45 a.m. in the Jarvis and Carlton Streets area.

Paramedics told 680 NEWS the female victim is being treated for serious injuries.

Police say they are looking into alcohol as a possible factor in the crash and one person is in custody for impaired driving. They also said one of the vehicles involved may have run a red light.

Roads in the area were closed for the investigation but have since reopened.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has dashcam footage is being asked to contact police.