The scene has been cleared.

Earlier on Tuesday morning, there were reports of a vehicle collision in the vicinity of 8 Street and 1st Avenue Northwest. The northbound lanes of 8 Street were blocked off, while the Westbound lanes of 1st Avenue were also blocked. 

Motorists reported that police, EMS and fire crews were on the scene and that traffic was being re-routed.

Commuters were advised to seek an alternate route for their morning commute. There may still be residual traffic in the area. 

There was no word on the number or extent of injuries.

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