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Heads up motorists if you’re heading to Shawnigan Lake today.

Shawnigan Lake Road is closed between Recreation and Radway roads after a crane truck struck the train overpass bridge.

Photos from the scene showed the bridge sustained extensive damage.

The is known for having a low clearance and requires large vehicles to travel along the western perimeter road of the lake.

Vicotria Buzz has reached out to RCMP for details on how long the road is expected to be closed for.

More to come.

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