The TCH near Port Blandford has been shut down due a motor vehicle accident. The accident happened between the Irving in Port Blandford and the North Atlantic gas bar.
The collision involved a tractor trailer and a pick-up truck. The two occupants of the pick-up truck have been transported to Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville with serious injuries. The driver of the tractor trailer was uninjured.
Traffic is being rerouted through the community.