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Children injured in accident near Marne

WRIGHT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WZZM) -- Deputies say two children were injured in a two-vehicle crash near Marne.

The accident happened around 4:15 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Arthur Street and 8th Avenue.

Investigators say the driver of a car heading westbound on Arthur stopped at the stop sign, but pulled out without seeing a southbound minivan on 8th Ave.  The vehicles collided.

They say a five-year-old boy sitting in a booster seat in the minivan was ejected from the vehicle.  He was injured and taken to Helen DeVos Children's hospital.  The boy's 11-month-old sister was in her car seat, but she was not responding propertly to paramedics and was taken to the hospital in critical condition.