A B-train truck rolled on its side just before 4:30 p.m. on the Duke Point Highway near the exit to the Trans Canada Highway. (KARL YU/The News Bulletin)

A B-train truck rolled on its side just before 4:30 p.m. on the Duke Point Highway near the exit to the Trans Canada Highway. (KARL YU/The News Bulletin)

Truck loaded with culverts tips over on highway exit in Nanaimo

Crash blocks northbound access to Trans Canada Highway from Duke Point Highway

A truck carrying culverts rolled on its side, closing off a highway exit in Nanaimo.

Crews were called just before 4:30 p.m. to a single-vehicle crash on the Duke Point Highway near the exit to the Trans Canada Highway. A loaded B-train truck was tipped over.

Nanaimo Fire Rescue posted on social media about a “highway closure [of the] Duke Point Highway off-ramp northbound onto TCH. Closed for an extended period of time.”

There were no reports of injuries.

Three tow trucks were on scene.

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Truck loaded with culverts tips over on highway exit in Nanaimo