NEWS
02/15/2017 15:35 EST | Updated 02/16/2018 00:12 EST

Highway 102 in Thunder Bay area closed near Mapleward Rd. due to collision

Ontario Provincial Police in Thunder Bay say a two-vehicle collision on Highway 102 in the Thunder Bay area Wednesday afternoon has closed the road.

A police spokesperson told CBC News the crash between a passenger vehicle and a commercial vehicle happened around 12:55 p.m., between Dog Lake Road and Shirley Road.

Both lanes of the highway remained closed as of 3:15. p.m.. The route will remain closed until the on-scene investigation is complete, according to the OPP.

There was no word on injuries, but police said emergency services had been called to the scene.