Douglas and Main cleared after rush hour traffic accident

Traffic is moving at Douglas and Main this evening, after an accident blocked the busy downtown streets during afternoon rush hour.

Emergency dispatchers said Wichita police officers had shut down traffic in the southbound lanes on Main Street from Douglas to English after 4 p.m. The intersection was still blocked at 7 p.m. But the intersection was clear an hour later.

The accident sent two people to the hospital. One woman was listed in critical condition Monday night at Via Christi Hospital on St. Francis.