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Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters use the Jaws of Life to extricate two patients from a tipped-over pickup truck after a crash at Fifth Street and Hillcrest Avenue on Monday, Sept. 13. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters use the Jaws of Life to extricate two patients from a tipped-over pickup truck after a crash at Fifth Street and Hillcrest Avenue on Monday, Sept. 13. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A serious car crash closed a section of Sooke Road at Woodlands Road early Tuesday morning. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATE: 7-year-old killed in Sept. 7 Sooke crash that hospitalized 4 others

Car collided with a tree near intersection of Sooke and Woodlands roads early Tuesday morning

A serious car crash closed a section of Sooke Road at Woodlands Road early Tuesday morning. (Black Press Media file photo)
Emergency crews are at the Trans-Canada Highway and Grouhel Road, where a motorcycle and an SUV collided. (Tyler Hay/The Chronicle)

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after highway crash in Ladysmith

Traffic slowed in both directions at Trans-Canada Highway and Grouhel Road

Emergency crews are at the Trans-Canada Highway and Grouhel Road, where a motorcycle and an SUV collided. (Tyler Hay/The Chronicle)
Nanaimo RCMP were on scene of a two-vehicle accident on old Island Highway and Oliver Road the night of Sept. 6. (News Bulletin file)

Man allegedly under the influence of cannabis could face charges after highway crash in Nanaimo

Incident took place at the old Island Highway-Oliver Road intersection Monday, Sept. 6

Nanaimo RCMP were on scene of a two-vehicle accident on old Island Highway and Oliver Road the night of Sept. 6. (News Bulletin file)
Victoria police are asking for witnesses of a Sept. 3 collision between a dump truck and a woman on a mobility scooter to come forward. (Black Press Media file photo)

Woman on mobility scooter pinned under dump truck in Victoria

Woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries; witnesses sought

Victoria police are asking for witnesses of a Sept. 3 collision between a dump truck and a woman on a mobility scooter to come forward. (Black Press Media file photo)
A camper tipped over on the Island Highway near Northwest Bay Road, causing northbound traffic to back up to Nanaimo earlier this afternoon. (Drive B.C. image)

No one hurt as camper tips over and blocks highway lanes at Nanoose Bay

Northbound lanes backed up to Nanaimo after 1:30 p.m. incident at Highway 19 and Northwest Bay Road

A camper tipped over on the Island Highway near Northwest Bay Road, causing northbound traffic to back up to Nanaimo earlier this afternoon. (Drive B.C. image)
A pickup and a semi truck collided just north of Nanaimo near the old Island Highway-Nanaimo Parkway intersection. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Semi truck and pickup crash on the highway just north of Nanaimo

No injuries reported after collision at old Island Highway and Nanaimo Parkway

A pickup and a semi truck collided just north of Nanaimo near the old Island Highway-Nanaimo Parkway intersection. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Nanaimo RCMP investigate a motorbike crash on Rock City Road on Tuesday, Aug. 3. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Motorbike rider suffers life-threatening injuries in crash on Nanaimo’s Rock City Road

Section of Rock City Road near Barrington Road closed for investigation

Nanaimo RCMP investigate a motorbike crash on Rock City Road on Tuesday, Aug. 3. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A highway incident on Highway 19A near Black Creek shut down the road in both directions.

One dead after early morning crash near Black Creek

A car collided with a power pole shortly before 3 a.m. on Hwy 19A

A highway incident on Highway 19A near Black Creek shut down the road in both directions.
Paramedics on scene at a two-vehicle crash in the intersection of Terminal Avenue, Princess Royal Avenue and St. George Street on Monday, July 26. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Four taken to hospital after crash on Nanaimo’s Terminal Avenue

Incident happened at intersection of Terminal, Princess Royal and St. George on Monday, July 26

Paramedics on scene at a two-vehicle crash in the intersection of Terminal Avenue, Princess Royal Avenue and St. George Street on Monday, July 26. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Emergency crews were called to a crash on the Nanaimo Parkway between Third and Fifth streets on Monday, July 5. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Car rolls over in crash along Nanaimo Parkway

Driver transported to hospital with minor injuries, say emergency crews

Emergency crews were called to a crash on the Nanaimo Parkway between Third and Fifth streets on Monday, July 5. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A driver crashed a station wagon into the front of Christian Book and Music Nanaimo on Princess Royal Avenue on Friday, July 2. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Car crashes into Christian bookstore in Nanaimo

Neither driver nor store staff were injured in incident Friday, July 2

A driver crashed a station wagon into the front of Christian Book and Music Nanaimo on Princess Royal Avenue on Friday, July 2. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Courthouse in Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file)

Careless driver fined after 2018 crash in Nanaimo that killed retired police sergeant

Conrad Nikolaus Wetten, guilty of driving without due care and attention, will keep driver’s licence

Courthouse in Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file)
A 50-year-old woman lost control of her vehicle Tuesday, June 15, crashing through a West Vancouver school fence that surrounds playing children. (West Vancouver Police)

Driver ticketed for speeding near B.C. school crashes into playground fence days later

‘It’s an absolute miracle that nobody was injured,’ says Const. Kevin Goodmurphy

A 50-year-old woman lost control of her vehicle Tuesday, June 15, crashing through a West Vancouver school fence that surrounds playing children. (West Vancouver Police)
Emergency crews on scene of a two-car crash at the intersection of Cranberry Avenue and the Trans-Canada Highway on Sunday, June 13. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Crash blocks Cranberry intersection in Nanaimo, no one injured

Incident blocks both southbound lanes of Trans-Canada Highway

Emergency crews on scene of a two-car crash at the intersection of Cranberry Avenue and the Trans-Canada Highway on Sunday, June 13. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters at the scene of a single-vehicle crash on Tenth Street near Southside Drive on Sunday, June 13. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters at the scene of a single-vehicle crash on Tenth Street near Southside Drive on Sunday, June 13. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
A woman sustained serious injuries and one man arrested for impaired driving following hit and run collision in Nanaimo Monday night. (Black Press file photo)

Driver arrested for impaired driving after hit-and-run on Nanaimo Parkway

Woman sent to hospital with serious injuries and her Toyota Corolla was destroyed in collision

A woman sustained serious injuries and one man arrested for impaired driving following hit and run collision in Nanaimo Monday night. (Black Press file photo)