A serious collision has shut down a portion of a busy Weston area street Saturday evening.

At around 9:50 p.m., emergency crews responded to the intersection of Notre Dame Avenue and Midland Street. 

A taxi can be seen in the middle of the intersection, with its front end severely damaged, while a second vehicle is up on a nearby sidewalk.

There is no word on injuries at this time. 

Eastbound Notre Dame Avenue is closed at Midland Street. It is unclear as to how long the closure will remain in place.

Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area and find another route. 

The investigation is ongoing.