Family seriously injured in single vehicle crash on Hwy 1

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CALGARY – Police and emergency crews were called to the scene of serious single vehicle crash on Highway 1 and Old Banff Coach Road Sunday at around 11 a.m.An SUV travelling eastbound on Highway 1 carrying four people and the family dog, left the road and crashed into a ditch, rolling several times and crossing an access road before coming to a stop.All four family member were taken to hospital. The 6 month old, 3-year-old and mother is in serious condition and the father is in stable non-life threatening condition.No information has been released about the family dog.Single car crash @Oldbanffcoach road & Hwy 1 east no serious injuries – traffic delays pic.twitter.com/hmO7V7Sk5U— Tony Tighe (@TTighe) March 6, 2016Traffic in both directions was backed up for roughly an hour due to lane closures and both highways have since reopened both highways as of 12:30 p.m.No word yet on what caused the vehicle to leave the road.With files from Tony Tighe