A driver was taken to hospital after crashing a pickup truck into a tree on Rutherford Road near Bradbury Road on Friday, May 14. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

A driver was taken to hospital after crashing a pickup truck into a tree on Rutherford Road near Bradbury Road on Friday, May 14. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Driver taken to hospital after crashing truck into tree on Rutherford hill in Nanaimo

RCMP investigating incident at Rutherford and Bradbury roads on Friday, May 14

A driver was taken to hospital after crashing a pickup truck into a tree on Rutherford hill this afternoon.

Emergency crews were called out at noon Friday, May 14, to the single-vehicle crash at Rutherford and Bradbury roads.

Crews on scene said the driver was taken to hospital with unknown injuries. RCMP are investigating the incident.

According to the latest available ICBC data, there were four crashes at the Rutherford-Bradbury intersection during the five-year period from 2015-2019.



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