Crash stalls highway traffic, driver in critical condition

Highway traffic rerouted south of Nanaimo

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.

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.

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.