Ambulance, police and firefighters responded to an accident on old Island Highway around 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4. (KARL YU/News Bulletin)

Ambulance, police and firefighters responded to an accident on old Island Highway around 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4. (KARL YU/News Bulletin)

Traffic slowed after accident on old Island Highway

Nanaimo Fire Rescue, RCMP and ambulance service respond to multi-vehicle accident near Turner Road

Traffic on old Island Highway was slowed after a multi-vehicle accident late this morning.

The incident occurred approximately 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, in the left-hand lane, northbound, near Turner Road and police, firefighters and ambulance responded to the scene. The left lane was closed off.

Accident Island Highway, near Turner Road in #Nanaimo. Ltd traffic going north. Looks like left lane closed.

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