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A 56-year-old woman is facing impaired driving charges after crashing her vehicle Sunday night.

The crash occurred just after 9 p.m April 11th in the 2100 block of Oak Bay Avenue.

When emergency crews arrived, they found a red Nissan Versa facing north on the south sidewalk, wedged between a rock wall and another vehicle.

The vehicle also struck a light post which fell on the roof of the vehicle.

The driver was transported to the hospital where police continued their investigation. Police opened an impaired driving investigation and requested a blood sample.

Deputy Chief Mark Fisher later confirmed to Victoria Buzz the woman was impaired by alcohol.

The investigation is ongoing.

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