Const. Martin Kortas checks out the mangled steel fence following a crash on Terminal Avenue near Bryden Street Wednesday. The accident happened around 5 a.m. when a northbound car crossed into oncoming lanes and crashed through fence and a sign. The Island Highway was closed for more than an hour Wednesday morning.

Const. Martin Kortas checks out the mangled steel fence following a crash on Terminal Avenue near Bryden Street Wednesday. The accident happened around 5 a.m. when a northbound car crossed into oncoming lanes and crashed through fence and a sign. The Island Highway was closed for more than an hour Wednesday morning.

Breaking down barriers

NANAIMO – The Island Highway was closed for more than an hour Wednesday morning.

Const. Martin Kortas checks out the mangled steel fence following a crash on Terminal Avenue near Bryden Street Wednesday.

The accident happened around 5 a.m. when a northbound car crossed into oncoming lanes and crashed through fence and a sign.

The Island Highway was closed for more than an hour Wednesday morning.

Police at the scene said no one was seriously injured, but the incident is still under investigation.