Traffic on the Malahat portion of the Trans-Canada Highway is closed in both directions as crews clean up debris and fall more trees that pose a threat in Goldstream Provincial Park.

UPDATE: Malahat reopens after earlier closure

One person injured after vehicle struck by a falling tree

One person is reported to have minor injuries after their vehicle was struck by a falling tree in Goldstream Provincial Park late Tuesday morning.

Traffic on the Trans-Canada Highway was closed in both directions for roughly two hours before crews were able to clear northbound lanes. Southbound lanes reopened shortly afterwards at approximately 12:30 p.m.

Crews were busy clearing the debris from the roadway and falling other trees that posed a threat.

katie@goldstreamgazette.com

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