Nanaimo RCMP are investigating a two-vehicle crash that sent three people to hospital and the jaws of life were needed get one person out of a badly damaged car.
The collision happened Thursday morning around 8:30 a.m. at the intersection of Uplands Drive and Oliver Road.
A blue car and a black pickup were both damaged and Nanaimo firefighters had to cut out the passenger door of the car to remove one person inside.
#Nanaimo RCMP investigating this mornings crash at Upland Dr and Oliver Road intersection. Three taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Firefighters cut out car passenger using jaws of life @CHEK_News pic.twitter.com/hXJqBSLL8S
— Kendall Hanson (@Kendall_Hanson) May 9, 2019
Authorities say the three people taken to hospital have non-life threatening injuries.
The intersection was closed for close to an hour.
More to come.