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Crash stalls highway traffic, driver in critical condition

B.C. Ambulance paramedics load a woman into an air ambulance following a single-vehicle crash at the Island Highway and Duke Point Highway Tuesday morning. - Chris Bush/The News Bulletin
B.C. Ambulance paramedics load a woman into an air ambulance following a single-vehicle crash at the Island Highway and Duke Point Highway Tuesday morning.
— image credit: Chris Bush/The News Bulletin

Nanaimo RCMP are on scene at a single vehicle accident at the Island Highway and Duke Point Highway.

The driver of the vehicle is in critical condition and is being transported by Air Ambulance.  Both highways were closed to traffic, with motorists rerouted through Cedar.

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