auto accident

An air ambulance like this one landed at the Fuller Lake Arena parking lot. (File photo)

Update: 2 taken to hospital after Chemainus accident involving a motorcycle and a vehicle

Rider of the motorcycle taken by air ambulance for treatment

 

Firefighters brace a vehicle involved in an accident on the Trans Canada Highway before flipping it back over. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Vehicle flips over on the Trans Canada Highway

Driver escapes without serious injury from Monday afternoon incident north of Duncan

 

Two vehicles seen in a collision near Island Highway and Six Mile Road, March 28. (Black Press Media)

UPDATE: Collision cleared at Island Highway, Six Mile Road

No injuries were apparent from the scene

 

Kerry Sutton, owner of Sutton Ridge Family Farm, stands in front of a debris field on his property left by an accident that left one person dead on Dec. 16. (Robert Barron/Citizen)

Duncan farmer says concrete barriers could have saved woman’s life

Young woman died in car crash in high-crash area near Kerry Sutton’s property

Kerry Sutton, owner of Sutton Ridge Family Farm, stands in front of a debris field on his property left by an accident that left one person dead on Dec. 16. (Robert Barron/Citizen)
The RCMP are reporting that one person is dead after a single-vehicle crash on the TCH near Mays Road in the early morning hours of Dec. 16. (Citizen file)
The RCMP are reporting that one person is dead after a single-vehicle crash on the TCH near Mays Road in the early morning hours of Dec. 16. (Citizen file)
The driver of a minivan that struck another vehicle on the Malahat in 2018, killing a man, gets one year driving prohibition and a $1,000 fine. (File photo)
The driver of a minivan that struck another vehicle on the Malahat in 2018, killing a man, gets one year driving prohibition and a $1,000 fine. (File photo)
A logging truck dumped its load of logs onto two RCMP cruisers near Mesachie Lake Tuesday morning, sending three police officers to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. (Photo courtesy of Mesachie Lake Volunteer Fire Department)
A logging truck dumped its load of logs onto two RCMP cruisers near Mesachie Lake Tuesday morning, sending three police officers to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. (Photo courtesy of Mesachie Lake Volunteer Fire Department)
A logging truck dumped its load of logs onto two RCMP cruisers near Mesachie Lake Tuesday morning, sending three police officers to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. (RCMP photo)
A logging truck dumped its load of logs onto two RCMP cruisers near Mesachie Lake Tuesday morning, sending three police officers to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. (RCMP photo)
First responders from Comox Fire Rescue had to go down the embankment for the rescue. Photo by Mike Chouinard

One person airlifted from Comox accident scene

Vehicle went over embankment on Comox Road around 11 a.m.

First responders from Comox Fire Rescue had to go down the embankment for the rescue. Photo by Mike Chouinard
One vehicle ended up on its side in Sunday Trans Canada Highway collision. (Photo submitted)

Four taken to hospital after Sunday highway accident north of Duncan

Several hours before traffic backlog clears in the southbound lanes

One vehicle ended up on its side in Sunday Trans Canada Highway collision. (Photo submitted)
Emergency personnel respond to an accident scene involving a cyclist on Headquarters Road Tuesday morning. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cyclist struck in collision with truck north of Courtenay

A helicopter was initially called to assist, but patient was transported by ground

Emergency personnel respond to an accident scene involving a cyclist on Headquarters Road Tuesday morning. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Two ambulances and a medevac helicopter are on scene at Taylor River Flats rest area on Highway 4 due to a serious motor vehicle incident. (PHOTO COURTESY MAGGIE BROWN)

Highway 4 reopens between Port Alberni and Tofino

Multi-vehicle accident temporarily closed highway in both directions

Two ambulances and a medevac helicopter are on scene at Taylor River Flats rest area on Highway 4 due to a serious motor vehicle incident. (PHOTO COURTESY MAGGIE BROWN)
A badly damaged SUV is towed away after being rear ended in an accident on Frayne Road on May 27. (Photo by Kristi Davis)
A badly damaged SUV is towed away after being rear ended in an accident on Frayne Road on May 27. (Photo by Kristi Davis)
Paige Whitelaw. (File photo)

Remembering Paige: Friends, family salute Islander on fifth anniversary of tragedy

Five years since the death of vibrant Chemainus woman, Paige Whitelaw

Paige Whitelaw. (File photo)
One person was taken to hospital by helicopter after a crash on Youbou Road on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. (Screenshot)

Serious accident in Youbou Sunday sends one to hospital

Single-vehicle accident occured on Youbou Road

One person was taken to hospital by helicopter after a crash on Youbou Road on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. (Screenshot)
Searchers are asking the public to keep their eyes open for Willow, a black Labradoodle that fled from a car involved in a fatal accident on the grounds of Cowichan District Hospital on Jan. 31. (Submitted photo)

Dog missing from fatal accident scene in Duncan

Public asked to keep an eye out for Willow

Searchers are asking the public to keep their eyes open for Willow, a black Labradoodle that fled from a car involved in a fatal accident on the grounds of Cowichan District Hospital on Jan. 31. (Submitted photo)
Police are investigating an accident in which a school bus struck a pedestrian on Sept. 11. (File photo)
Police are investigating an accident in which a school bus struck a pedestrian on Sept. 11. (File photo)
(Black Press file photo)
(Black Press file photo)
An air ambulance prepares to land on the highway near Parksville after an auto accident on Monday, Aug. 17, 2020. (Peter McCully photo)
An air ambulance prepares to land on the highway near Parksville after an auto accident on Monday, Aug. 17, 2020. (Peter McCully photo)
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and Island Highway, near Turner Road, was closed after a serious collision the night of July 23, say Nanaimo RCMP. (Black Press file)

Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries after collision in north Nanaimo

Island Highway, near Turner Road, re-opened before morning commute after late-night accident

A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and Island Highway, near Turner Road, was closed after a serious collision the night of July 23, say Nanaimo RCMP. (Black Press file)