Crews clear the scene at Port Alberni’s River Road after two accidents occurred right next to each other Saturday night. (BLACK PRESS photo)

Crews respond to two crashes right next to each other at Port Alberni

Two motor vehicle accidents happen in 200-metre span of River Road

Emergency crews responded to two separate vehicle accidents just 200 metres away from each other at Port Alberni on Saturday night.

The incidents occurred on River Road at approximately 9 p.m.

A truck flipped across from the PetroCan gas station and there was a collision between a motorcycle and a sport-utility vehicle about 200 metres away.

Motorists were advised to use caution in the area. Traffic was moving slowly.

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