Emergency crews were called to the westbound lanes of E.C. Row Expressway between Howard Avenue and Walker Road in Windsor, Ont., on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020. (Courtesy _OnLocation / Twitter)

Windsor police are asking motorists to avoid E.C. Row Expressway after a multi-vehicle crash.

Officers were called to the westbound lanes between Howard Avenue and Walker Road around 1:20 p.m.

Minor injuries are reported.

Police say the westbound lanes of E.C. Row are very backed up.

Multi vehicle accident on E.C. Row - westbound between Howard and Walker. Minor injuries - Please avoid taking the expressway as westbound lanes are very backed up. Will update once the scene and traffic backup have cleared. #YQGTraffic -08421

— Windsor Police (@WindsorPolice) September 3, 2020