Semi Barrels into Van Carrying Grandmother, Five Children

Cleveland, OH - Five children and a grandmother are hospitalized after their van collided with a semi-truck this morning.

It happened around 9AM at W. 130th and Cooley just south of Lorain.

The woman and one child were trapped in the van for a short time.

Three victims were taken to Fairview Hospital and three were transported to Metro.

19 Action News has learned the grandmother - Loretta Etheridge - is listed in stable condition at Fairview Hospital.

One child - six-year-old Joshua Etheridge - is listed in critical condition at Metro.

No word on the conditions of the other children at this time.

The accident remains under investigation.