A two-car crash at the Terminal Avenue and St. George Street intersection snarled traffic Tuesday.

A two-car crash at the Terminal Avenue and St. George Street intersection snarled traffic Tuesday.

Vehicle mishap ties up Terminal Avenue traffic

NANAIMO – Two car collision blocks busy intersection and diverts traffic.

A collision shortly after noon Tuesday between two cars at the intersection of Terminal Avenue and St. George Street snarled north and southbound traffic until the wreckage could be cleared.

One man and one woman driving each vehicle were not seriously injured, but were checked out at the scene by B.C. Ambulance crews.

Police are investigating the causes leading up the collision, which was one of several through the day, starting with a crash shortly after 6 a.m. on Norwell Drive, due to icy roads, that sent the woman driving that vehicle to hospital.