Bowen Road traffic was snarled Tuesday shortly after 3 p.m. when a Hyundai Elantra and a GMC Suburban crossed paths with violent results at the Labieux Road intersection.

Bowen Road traffic was snarled Tuesday shortly after 3 p.m. when a Hyundai Elantra and a GMC Suburban crossed paths with violent results at the Labieux Road intersection.

Bash-up on Bowen

NANAIMO – Traffic snarled on Bowen Road after an accident at Labieux Road intersection.

Bowen Road traffic was snarled Tuesday shortly after 3 p.m. when a Hyundai Elantra and a GMC Suburban crossed paths with violent results at the Labieux Road intersection.

The woman driving the Hyundai was taken to hospital with injuries. The man driving the Suburban and his three passengers had no reported injuries.

Several off-duty police officers stopped to assist crash victims and direct traffic until help arrived. The crash is under investigation.