Vehicle erupts in flames in southwest Calgary collision that seriously injures 1 man

Emergency crews responded to a collision in southwest Calgary Monday afternoon where a minivan erupted in flames following a collision with a larger commercial truck.

The driver of the minivan was taken to Foothills hospital in serious, potentially life-threatening condition, said EMS spokesperson Stuart Brideaux.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash, which happened at the intersection of Sarcee Trail and Richmond Road.