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Eight people taken to hospital

Eight people including five children have been taken to hospital following a two-car accident at Wanniassa this afternoon.

The ACT Ambulance Service and ACT Fire and Rescue were called to the corner of Drakeford Drive and Tavner street just after 12.30pm. Firefighters had to cut a person out of each car.

Four intensive care ambulance crews treated and stabilised eight people, aged from 5 to 50, on scene before transporting them all to The Canberra Hospital in stable conditions.