One southbound lane on Bowen was closed as crews cleared the scene of a four-car pileup. (NICHOLAS PESCOD/The News Bulletin)

One southbound lane on Bowen was closed as crews cleared the scene of a four-car pileup. (NICHOLAS PESCOD/The News Bulletin)

Four vehicles involved in crash on Bowen Road

Three taken to hospital with minor injuries after accident Thursday at Bowen and Buttertubs Drive

Traffic was pinched on Bowen Road after a four-car pileup this afternoon.

Emergency crews responded to a crash at Bowen Road and Buttertubs Drive on Thursday, Nov. 23 at about 4:45 p.m.

Nanaimo Fire Rescue Chief Karen Fry said three people were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

One southbound lane on Bowen was closed as crews cleared the scene.

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