Times Colonist

One dead after crash in Vic West

- Crime · Fires · Disasters · Incidents · Accidents · Victoria Police · British Columbia · Emergency Health Services

One per­son is dead after a car crashed into a util­ity pole on Skin­ner Street early Fri­day.

Vic­to­ria po­lice pa­trol of­fi­cers re­ceived a re­port of a sin­gle ve­hi­cle crash in the 200-block of Skin­ner Street near Cather­ine Street about 3 a.m. Of­fi­cers found the car on fire and the driver fa­tally in­jured.

Peo­ple liv­ing nearby rushed to help the driver and pro­vided first aid. Po­lice took over un­til B.C. Emer­gency Health Ser­vices paramedics ar­rived and trans­ported the driver to hospi­tal.

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