A three-vehicle collision in west Edmonton caused major traffic tie-ups late Monday morning.
At around 10 a.m., officers responded to a collision at Whitemud westbound and 149 Street.
A police spokesperson said it was a three-vehicle crash involving a Jeep, a GMC and a semi truck.
The GMC had three people inside; one of whom was taken to hospital “for precautionary reasons.”
The Jeep had two occupants; one of whom was taken to hospital “for precautionary reasons.”
The driver of the semi truck was not injured.
At around 12:30 p.m., police said the scene was expected to be cleared shortly.
Other drivers caught behind the crash reported waiting over an hour — in some cases, 90 minutes — in traffic.