A serious crash involving two vehcles Friday on U.S. Highway 97 has closed southbound traffic at the Revere Avenue exit. The crash was reported at 8:34 a.m. in the southbound lanes just north north of the exit. Two children in one of the vehicles were both injured and transported to SCMC - Bend. The drivers of both vehicles were evaluated and treated at SCMC - Bend. SB lanes of Highway 97 were closed between Empire Avenue and the SB onramp at Revere Avenue and expected to remain closed until 1pm while the Bend PD Crash Reconstruction Team is on scene. The Bend Police Department was assisted by the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office, Oregon State Police, Bend Fire & Rescue and the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT). Anyone who witnessed this motor vehicle crash is encouraged to call non-emergency , 541-693--6911, and request to speak with the Crash Reconstruction Team.