(Photo by Arielle Blair)

UPDATE: Crash scene cleared. Road fully reopened. 


Sooke road is down to single-alternating traffic west of Veterans Memorial Pkwy, following a two vehicle crash.

Emergency crews are on scene.

There is currently no estimated time of when the road will fully reopen.

A witnesses told Victoria Buzz they spoke with both drivers and both suffered minor injuries.

“I was talking to both drivers, one was heading into town and one was heading out, the truck driver said he swerved to avoid an animal and the one driving the car got hit on the passengers side door,” Arielle Blair told Victoria Buzz.

“The driver of the truck did seen a little impaired, he had an iv hanging out of his hand like he had just ripped it out (I’m not sure of course, that was just was I saw),” Blair  added.

No other details are available at this time.



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