One person in hospital after late night Saanich crash involving a cab

Investigating is ongoing to determine the cause of this crash

One person is in hospital with injuries after a single vehicle crash late Thursday night in Saanich.

At around 11:20 p.m. on Burnside Road and Interurban Road, Saanich Police responded to the crash which involved a Victoria taxi cab. The driver of the vehicle was not the registered owner of the car.

READ ALSO: UPDATE: Investigation continues after early morning fire at Blanshard Courts

The driver was transported to hospital but according to Sgt. Julie Fast of the Saanich Police, police don’t have an update as to the driver’s condition.

READ ALSO: Downtown Victoria fire deemed ‘suspicious’

“The first assessment we received were moderate injuries but that may have changed,” she said.

The car, which was heavily damaged, was towed and a crash analyst was on scene. The investigating is ongoing to determine the cause of this crash.



kendra.crighton@blackpress.ca

Follow us on Instagram
Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Double lung transplant gives West Shore man second chance

Co-owner of West Shore Barber Shop grateful for every minute of the 16 years transplant has provided

Home where Proctor murder took place removed from Langford’s Affordable Housing Program

Langford woman almost purchased home, decided against it after hearing history

City says traffic pattern on Bay Street Bridge will stay as is until October

Commuters began facing long waits on Tuesday morning after the east-bound lane was closed

Hallmark movie filming in Oak Bay

Shooting for ‘Sunshine’ continues into June across Greater Victoria

PHOTOS: Victoria youth continue to gather for climate action

Local students participated in a global movement calling for climate action

VIDEO: 76th annual Swiftsure sets sail Saturday

Longstanding competition takes off from Victoria’s Inner Harbour May 25

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve investigating after sea lion found shot in the head

Animal is believed to have been killed somewhere between Ucluelet and Tofino

Greater Victoria wanted list for the week of May 21

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

POLL: Were you satisfied with the Game of Thrones series finale?

Millions gathered in front of their televisions Sunday night to watch the… Continue reading

B.C. port workers set to strike on Monday in Vancouver

A strike at two container terminals would affect Canadian trade to Asia

Volunteers already rescuing fry from drying creekbeds around Cowichan Lake

It’s early but already salmon fry are being left high and dry

So, they found ‘Dave from Vancouver Island’

Dave Tryon, now 72 and living in North Delta, will reunite with long-ago travelling friends in Monterrey, Calif.

Scheer says it would take Conservatives five years to balance budget

Scheeraccused the Liberal government of spending $79.5 billion of previously unbudgeted funds

Most Read