Courtenay Fire crews and Comox Valley RCMP responded to an accident this morning.

It happened just before 11:00 AM at the intersection of 8th Street and England Avenue in Courtenay, right by Thrifty Foods.

Courtenay Fire Chief Don Bardonnex was on the scene. He says it was a 2 vehicle incident, with one person suffering minor injuries.

The patient was taken to local hospital with those minor injuries. The area has since been cleared up and RCMP continue their investigation into that 2-vehicle accident in Courtenay.