Serious Accident on Pitts Memorial Drive Yesterday #nltraffic

Around 11:30 AM yesterday morning, the RNC, along with members of the St. John's Regional Fire Department, and Eastern Health paramedics responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident on Pitts Memorial Drive between the Commonwealth Ave exit and the Kilbride off ramp.

The accident involved the west bound and east bound lanes resulting in the closure of the highway.

The accident investigation section was called out due to the serious nature of accident.

The injuries sustained during the collision do not appear to be serious or life threatening in nature at this time but damage to the vehicles involved was severe.