Two people, including a child, have been taken to hospital after a two-vehicle collision in midtown Toronto.

Emergency crews were called to the area of Mount Pleasant Road and Hillsdale Avenue East, south of Eglinton Avenue East, just before 6 p.m. Friday.

Police say one of the vehicles flipped over and the occupants were briefly trapped.

A woman suffered serious injuries and a child sustained minor injuries, police say.

Both were transported to hospital for treatment.

There are road closures in the area while police investigate.