Highway 1 at Clearbrook Road looking east on Friday at around 4 p.m.

Highway 1 at Clearbrook Road looking east on Friday at around 4 p.m.

Two crashes, including one with a motorcycle, on Highway 1 in Abbotsford

Traffic affected in both directions on Friday afternoon

Two crashes occurred within minutes of each other on Highway 1 in Abbotsford on Friday afternoon.

The first crash occured at about 3:45 p.m. eastbound between Clearbrook and McCallum roads and involved a motorcylist. Initial reports indicate that the motorcyclist is conscious.

A second accident, involving two vehicles, took place westbound just past Mt. Lehman.

Drivers are advised to avoid the area, as traffic is moving slowly through the area.

No further details about the collisions are available at this time.