Two cars were smashed up but injuries were reported to be minor after a crash at the Westwood Road intersection Sunday afternoon.
The collision, which happened at 1:50 p.m. at Westwood and Jingle Pot roads, involved a Mazda CX-3 and a Ford Focus.
A witness said the Mazda was travelling along Westwood downhill through the intersection and the Ford was turning left uphill onto Jingle Pot from Westwood when the accident occurred.
Nanaimo Fire Rescue, B.C. Ambulance Service and Nanaimo RCMP were called to the location.
Access onto Westwood Road northbound was blocked while crews cleared the scene.
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