Crews are tending to injuries and clearing a multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of Bowen Road and Dufferin Crescent.
The motor vehicle incident happened at 12:45 p.m.
Bowen Road’s northbound lanes are closed and emergency crews at the scene said two people were taken to hospital with unknown injuries.
According to ICBC data, the Bowen Road-Dufferin Crescent intersection saw the ninth-most crashes in the city last year with 33. Over the five years from 2015-19, the intersection has seen 181 crashes, the 10th-most in the city.
Nanaimo Fire Rescue, BC Ambulance, RCMP on scene multi-vehicle collision Bowen Rd, Dufferin Cr intersection. Bowen northbound lanes closed. Emergency crews dealing with injuries.#Nanaimo #traffic @NanaimoBulletin pic.twitter.com/5rS1HGPzNa
— Chris Bush (@ChrisBushphotog) November 26, 2020