A collision shortly before 4 p.m. assisted in backing up traffic for blocks in the area.
Emergency services were called to the corner of Wellington Street West and Lyons Avenue for reports of a two vehicle collision.
Upon arrival, the found a commercial truck had been rear-ended by a pick-up truck. The incident occurred in the left hand turn lane from Lyons on to Wellington Street.
Due to the flashing emergency lights and restriction of traffic, west bound vehicles were backed up through the Carmen’s Way intersection most of the way back to St. George’s Avenue.
Paramedics were seen attending to one individual and police were on scene conducting their investigation.
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