Emergency crews are currently on scene of a rollover crash along the Trans-Canada Highway in Ladysmith where one person has suffered serious injuries.
Crews were called out just before 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 20th, to a two-vehicle incident at Roberts Street and the highway in front of the Antique Mall.
Vehicle incident has blocked #BCHwy1 at Roberts Road in #Ladysmith. RCMP on scene, crew en route.
— DriveBC (@DriveBC) July 20, 2021
BCEHS is responding and all lanes of traffic were closed to anticipate a helicopter landing.
According to reports, one patient was loaded into the air ambulance.
All lanes of traffic were closed in preparation for take off, and sources said traffic was being diverted through the town of Ladysmith.
Emergency crews are reminding drivers to go slowly as Northbound traffic has resumed.
Vehicles going southbound have been reduced to one lane.
Victoria Buzz has reached out to Ladysmith RCMP for more details.
This is a developing story. More to come.