A single-vehicle rollover crash closed a portion of Admirals Road in View Royal Tuesday night. (Courtesy of View Royal Fire Rescue)

Single-vehicle crash closes stretch of Admirals Road

Cause of View Royal crash still under investigation

A single-vehicle rollover crash closed Admirals Road between Colville and Craigflower roads late Tuesday night.

The crash happened around 10 p.m. on Feb. 26 in the 1100-block of Admirals Road and the road reopened around 11:30 p.m.

View Royal fire crews and police were called to the scene.

READ ALSO: Head-on collision in Saanich draws attention to rural road safety

According to a witness two people were extracted from the vehicle and transported to hospital.

View Royal Fire Chief Paul Hurst confirmed two people were trapped in the vehicle and it took approximately 20 minutes to stabilize and extract both occupants.

Both were transferred to the care of B.C. Ambulance paramedics for treatment, at this time the extent of their injuries is unknown.

According to Hurst, the vehicle left the road, striking the curb and crashed through the guard rail.

READ ALSO: Road safety tragedy hits home for B.C. tow truck firm



kendra.crighton@blackpress.ca

Follow us on Instagram
Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

RCMP the best option for West Shore policing, mayors say

West Shore municipalities funding more officers and civilians at local detachment

Souper Bowls cook up support for Victoria youth

Youth Empowerment Society fundraising event set for April 4 at Crystal Gardens

Victoria Royals look ahead to Game 3 in playoff series

Best of seven series tied 1-1 after weekend play

BC Ferries warns of short Tsawwassen inconvenience, sailing times not affected

Line painting scheduled overnight between Tuesday, March 26 and Wednesday, March 27

Victoria producer’s docu-drama nominated at Canadian Screen Awards

1491: The Untold Story of the Americas Before Columbus tells history from Indigneous perspective

Edmonton judge rules Omar Khadr’s sentence has expired

Eight-year sentence imposed in 2010 would have ended last October had Khadr remained in custody

Kamloops chamber of commerce director let go after controversial Facebook posts

Facebook account had derogatory comments about Muslims, Justin Trudeau

B.C. RCMP officer cleared after Taser incident seriously injures woman

Woman with knives refused to comply with orders therefore officer used appropriate level of force

‘Bikinishe’ swimwear retailer prompts Better Business Bureau warning

Watchdog has gotten dozens of complaints about company, which has been using fake Vancouver address

Woman wants Tofino to get a nude beach

“They may enjoy a surf and then walk around naked and just be free.”

Ice climbers scale Canada’s tallest waterfall on Vancouver Island

Ice climbers Chris Jensen, Will Gadd and Peter Hoang made history

Sparks fly as SUV speeds wrong way down Highway 1 trying to flee RCMP

Captured on video, the vehicle headed westbound against oncoming traffic before crashing

Fundraising campaign launched for man caught in SilverStar avalanche

In only two days, the GoFundMe surpassed its $15,000 goal

B.C. doctor fined $5,000 for accessing records of woman pregnant with his child

Doctor admits to accessing records of the woman carrying his child

Most Read