Police are investigating a three-vehicle collision involving an RCMP SUV at the Old Island Highway

Police are investigating a three-vehicle collision involving an RCMP SUV at the Old Island Highway

Nanaimo police officer injured in motor vehicle accident

NANAIMO – Police SUV involved in three-vehicle accident at Island Highway and Norwell Drive.

The intersection at Bowen Road, Norwell Drive and the Island Highway is closed while Nanaimo RCMP investigates a three-vehicle collision involving an unmarked RCMP SUV.

Officers on scene reported no significant injuries to any of the three drivers involved in the accident, which happened shortly after 3:30 p.m.

North-bound traffic on the highway is being re-routed east onto Norwell Drive.

The intersection will be closed for some time while the collision is investigated.

Motorists should try to avoid the area if possible.

The intersection at Bowen Road, Norwell Drive and the Island Highway is closed while Nanaimo RCMP investigates a three-vehicle collision involving an unmarked RCMP SUV.

Officers on scene reported no significant injuries to any of the three drivers involved in the accident, which happened shortly after 3:30 p.m.

North-bound traffic on the highway is being re-routed east onto Norwell Drive.

The intersection will be closed for some time while the collision is investigated.

Motorists should try to avoid the area if possible.