Pat Bay Highway reopens after two-car crash

One taken to hospital after Monday afternoon crash

Heavy traffic filled Highway 17 after a two-car crash midday Monday.

The crash involved two cars, according to Saanich Police spokesperson Const. Markus Anastasiades.

One person was transported to hospital, but the nature of his or her injuries are not yet known.

A crash analyst is now on scene, someone who is usually called in when a serious injury has occurred.

One of the northbound lanes was closed at Claremont Avenue, and southbound traffic was heavily affected.

Police cleared the scene before 3 p.m.

READ ALSO: Victoria restaurant gets one-year extension after facing renoviction

READ ALSO: Province says ‘no’ to alternative detour route on Malahat, according to new report

vnc.editorial@blackpress.ca

Like us on Facebook Send a Tweet to @NicoleCrescenzi
and follow us on Instagram

Just Posted

Teaching the teachers: investing in student success

Campbell River School District hires 11 new teacher coordinators

Dougal the blind raven enjoys role as ambassador at North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre

Bird helps animal care technicians teach visitors about his species

Alberni celebrates First Nations heritage with new mural

Image at the entrance of Harbour Quay depicts the history of Tseshaht First Nation

EDITORIAL: It’s time to move on Bamfield Road project

Residents are tired of their pleas being ignored, like they have been for the past two decades

Vancouver Island dance classes billed as female empowerment tool

New Comox Valley business focuses on ‘promoting positive body image’

QUIZ: Do you know what’s on TV?

Fall is normally the time when new television shows are released

A (virtual) walk around the world by 88-year-old B.C. man

George Doi says it’s simple: ‘I like walking’

End of CERB means uncertainty for some, new system for others

As of a week ago, the CERB had paid out $79.3 billion to 8.8 million people

Horgan, Wilkinson trade barbs over MSP premiums, health care at campaign stops

Horgan called a snap election for Oct. 24 earlier this week

Development permit approved for new auto dealership in Nanaimo

City council votes in favour of Mitsubishi building design proposal, including variances

Nanaimo RCMP resumes fingerprinting, police information check services

Certain services now available by appointment at detachment

Comox Valley Ringette Association requests equal ice time

Organizers want system changed to ensure gender equity for ice sports other than hockey

Nanaimo musician plays all instruments on DIY debut album

Jamie Penner releasing guitar-centric instrumental record ‘Out of Curiosity’

Most Read