Crews investigate the scene following a two-car crash at the intersection of Gladwin and King roads on Thursday morning. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Crash and car fire shuts down Abbotsford intersection

Collision sparked fire at junction around 11a.m.

A crash and subsequent car fire has closed the intersection King and Gladwin roads in south Abbotsford.

Two small sedans collided near the intersection of Gladwin and King roads around 11 a.m. Thursday.

One of the vehicles caught fire, prompting police to close King Road.

Police, paramedics and fire crews are all on scene and traffic is being routed around the intersection.

No serious injuries have been reported.

The intersection was expected to re-open before noon.

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