A man was taken to hospital today following a single-vehicle accident on the Trans-Canada Highway near Soldiers Pond, just outside of St. John’s.
The vehicle was travelling in the east-bound lane when it left the road and hit an embankment, and landing in a ditch.
The man’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.
Traffic is slow in the area as a tow truck works to remove the vehicle.
Road conditions were dry at the time of the accident.