2 taken to hospital after Friday night rollover in rural south end

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Upon arrival to the rollover, Ottawa fire crews were able to free two people who were trapped. (Stu Mills/CBC - image credit)
Upon arrival to the rollover, Ottawa fire crews were able to free two people who were trapped. (Stu Mills/CBC - image credit)

Two people were trapped by a vehicle after it rolled into a ditch near Bank Street and Rideau Road in Ottawa's rural south end Friday night.

Ottawa fire crews were first alerted to the rollover at 9:25 p.m. and upon arrival found one person trapped in the vehicle and one person pinned underneath it, according to a late night news release.

In under 15 minutes, both people were freed.

Ottawa paramedics said a man in his 20s was taken to a hospital with leg, hip and head injuries. A woman in her 40s was also transported with similar injuries.

Both were in stable condition.

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