One person was sent to hospital after a three-vehicle crash on the Nanaimo Parkway near the Northfield Road intersection.

The collision occurred at around 12:30 p.m. Nanaimo RCMP said three vehicles were involved in the crash and one vehicle caught on fire. Police also said there were no serious injuries.

Northbound traffic was being rerouted around the scene but by 2:51 p.m., DriveBC said the road had reopened.

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