CANOGA PARK (CBSLA.com) — Authorities Friday said nine people were injured, including two critically, in a two-vehicle crash in Canoga Park.

The accident occurred just after 1:30 p.m., when a car rear-ended a passenger van in the 9200 block of De Soto Avenue near Plummer Avenue.

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According to fire officials, all of the victims were transported to hospitals.

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The extent of their injuries remains unclear at this time.

The cause of the crash was unknown.

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