At least eight vehicles have crashed on Broadway, just east of where the street intersects with Commercial Drive.
The crash occurred after 12:30 p.m. and is resulting in delays for those traveling in the area and is impacting bus service. The pileup is next to the loading bays of the 99 B-Line bus and 9 UBC trolley.
According to initial Vancouver Police reports on the cause of the crash, a truck lost its brakes as it approached the line of vehicles.
— CTV Vancouver (@CTVVancouver) April 11, 2014
Eight (!) Car pileup at commercial drive and Broadway. pic.twitter.com/2gwE4dDKqk
— AgeBot (@Mainebot) April 11, 2014
9 car pile up on Commercial and Broadway. Crazy dominos crash. pic.twitter.com/FqZZAxQXSw
— Vanessa Chu (@vanessa_chu) April 11, 2014