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A tow truck driver turns a pickup right-side-up after a crash on Tenth Street on Friday, April 15. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Pickup wrecked in rollover crash on Nanaimo’s Tenth Street

No one hurt in single-vehicle accident on Friday, April 15

A tow truck driver turns a pickup right-side-up after a crash on Tenth Street on Friday, April 15. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
First responders and crews at the scene of a multi-vehicle collision on Nanaimo Parkway the afternoon of April 7. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Southbound traffic slowed on Nanaimo Parkway after multi-vehicle accident

First responders called out to highway, south of East Wellington Road, around 5 p.m. April 7

First responders and crews at the scene of a multi-vehicle collision on Nanaimo Parkway the afternoon of April 7. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
RCMP at the scene of the old Island Highway, Jingle Pot Road and Norwell Drive on Monday, April 4, after a pedestrian was struck by a car and later died in hospital. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Man struck and killed crossing old Island Highway in Nanaimo

Incident happened Monday, April 4, at 9 p.m. at Highway 19A, Norwell Drive and Jingle Pot Road

RCMP at the scene of the old Island Highway, Jingle Pot Road and Norwell Drive on Monday, April 4, after a pedestrian was struck by a car and later died in hospital. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
One of the vehicles involved in a crash at the old Island Highway, Aulds Road and Hammond Bay Road ended up on the sidewalk. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Cars crash, end up off the roadway at north Nanaimo intersection

Accident happened at old Island Highway, Hammond Bay Road, Aulds Road on Monday, March 21

One of the vehicles involved in a crash at the old Island Highway, Aulds Road and Hammond Bay Road ended up on the sidewalk. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Nanaimo RCMP are looking for the driver of a car that crashed through a supportive housing complex’s fence Tuesday, March 15. (Photo submitted)

Driver takes out fence at supportive housing complex after fleeing police in Nanaimo

No one injured, but Nanaimo RCMP are looking for driver who fled crash scene

Nanaimo RCMP are looking for the driver of a car that crashed through a supportive housing complex’s fence Tuesday, March 15. (Photo submitted)
This car crashed into a Victoria apartment suite on Feb. 5. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

B.C. resident makes narrow escape as car plows through apartment living room wall

Neither the suite’s occupant nor the driver were injured in the Victoria crash

This car crashed into a Victoria apartment suite on Feb. 5. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters at the scene of a crash on the Nanaimo Parkway near Jingle Pot Road and Third Street on Monday afternoon. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Car burns up after Nanaimo Parkway crash

Car and pickup collided Monday, Feb. 7, near south Jingle Pot Road intersection

Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters at the scene of a crash on the Nanaimo Parkway near Jingle Pot Road and Third Street on Monday afternoon. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Leila Bui was sent into an unreponsive state when Tenessa Nikirk struck her in a Saanich crosswalk. On Jan. 25, Nikirk’s appeal against her conviction was dismissed. (Black Press Media file photo)

Appeal by Island driver who struck Leila Bui in crosswalk dismissed

Tenessa Nikirk may appeal 2 year prison sentence for dangerous driving causing bodily harm

Leila Bui was sent into an unreponsive state when Tenessa Nikirk struck her in a Saanich crosswalk. On Jan. 25, Nikirk’s appeal against her conviction was dismissed. (Black Press Media file photo)
Emergency crews were called after a vehicle smashed through the front glass at Sara Raymond Dance Academy at Nanaimo’s Nored Plaza. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Vehicle smashes through front glass into Nanaimo dance studio

Incident happened at Nored Plaza on Tuesday, Jan. 18

Emergency crews were called after a vehicle smashed through the front glass at Sara Raymond Dance Academy at Nanaimo’s Nored Plaza. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A school bus and an SUV collided at the intersection of Cedar and Fielding roads on Monday afternoon, Jan. 10. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

UPDATE: Superintendent praises school bus driver for ensuring crash didn’t turn out worse

All involved were ‘relatively unscathed’ after Cedar Road crash

A school bus and an SUV collided at the intersection of Cedar and Fielding roads on Monday afternoon, Jan. 10. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
The Peninsula Panthers and the hockey community at large are mourning the death of 18-year-old Grant Gilbertson, who died in a collision Monday night near the intersection of Sooke and Humpback roads. (Courtesy Christian J. Stewart Photography)

Vancouver Island hockey community in mourning after junior player dies in crash

VIJHL junior B team planning special ceremony Friday to honour Grant Gilbertson, who was 18

The Peninsula Panthers and the hockey community at large are mourning the death of 18-year-old Grant Gilbertson, who died in a collision Monday night near the intersection of Sooke and Humpback roads. (Courtesy Christian J. Stewart Photography)
On Dec. 26, 2021, Tracy Smith’s 1995 Mustang hit ice on Schubert Drive in Kamloops, careening between two trees and over the embankment sideways, avoiding a rollover and ending up nose-first in the river, its rear wheels on an iced-over portion of the waterway. (Tracy Smith photo)

Passerby rescues driver in Kamloops after vehicle lands in icy river

Car spins over embankment into frigid North Thompson River

  • Dec 28, 2021
On Dec. 26, 2021, Tracy Smith’s 1995 Mustang hit ice on Schubert Drive in Kamloops, careening between two trees and over the embankment sideways, avoiding a rollover and ending up nose-first in the river, its rear wheels on an iced-over portion of the waterway. (Tracy Smith photo)
Emergency crews on scene at a single-vehicle rollover along the Trans-Canada Highway south of Morden Road. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Emergency crews on scene at a single-vehicle rollover along the Trans-Canada Highway south of Morden Road. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

UPDATE: Driver dead after crash along the highway south of Nanaimo

Northbound lanes of Trans-Canada Highway were closed at Morden Road for about two hours

Emergency crews on scene at a single-vehicle rollover along the Trans-Canada Highway south of Morden Road. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Emergency crews on scene at a single-vehicle rollover along the Trans-Canada Highway south of Morden Road. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Emergency crews on scene after a collision between a car and an SUV at the intersection of Wakesiah Avenue and Fifth Street on Thursday, Dec. 2. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Emergency crews on scene after a collision between a car and an SUV at the intersection of Wakesiah Avenue and Fifth Street on Thursday, Dec. 2. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Crews on scene of a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of Cedar Road, the Trans-Canada Highway and the Nanaimo Parkway on Wednesday, Dec. 1. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Three vehicles crash on the highway in south Nanaimo

Five patients taken to hospital after crash at Cedar Road and the Trans-Canada Highway

Crews on scene of a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of Cedar Road, the Trans-Canada Highway and the Nanaimo Parkway on Wednesday, Dec. 1. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Brendan Miller’s dashcam caught an SUV driving over the centre lane, overtaking vehicles before losing control and slamming into the rocks on Highway 97 just outside of Peachland on Friday, Nov. 26, 2021. (Brendan Miller video)

VIDEO: Man with driving ban faces charges in spectacular Peachland crash

Driver fled on foot after crashing stolen SUV into a rock face on Highway 97

Brendan Miller’s dashcam caught an SUV driving over the centre lane, overtaking vehicles before losing control and slamming into the rocks on Highway 97 just outside of Peachland on Friday, Nov. 26, 2021. (Brendan Miller video)
Emergency crews on scene at a house on Highland Boulevard on Monday, Nov. 29, after a driver crashed a car through the side of a house on Sunday night. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Car smashes through side of house in Nanaimo

Driver being investigated for possible impaired driving after crash on Highland Boulevard on Sunday

Emergency crews on scene at a house on Highland Boulevard on Monday, Nov. 29, after a driver crashed a car through the side of a house on Sunday night. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Rick Corden stands next to the new pole on Gibbins Road in front of his house that replaced one that was sheared off by a car in June. (Robert Barron/Citizen)

Long-running ICBC claim over collateral damage to his house frustrates Cowichan man

Rick Corden waiting for settlement since June after car hit power pole, blowing out his electrical

Rick Corden stands next to the new pole on Gibbins Road in front of his house that replaced one that was sheared off by a car in June. (Robert Barron/Citizen)
A bus and truck crash near McBride, B.C., killed one person and injured 12 others. (Google Maps)

1 dead, 12 injured in fiery crash between bus and truck near McBride, B.C.

The RCMP say one person is dead and 12 others injured after…

A bus and truck crash near McBride, B.C., killed one person and injured 12 others. (Google Maps)
A woman sustained serious, life-threatening injuries in a rollover crash at the Northfield Road-Bowen Road intersection on Thursday, Nov. 18. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Woman sustains serious injuries in rollover crash at Bowen and Northfield in Nanaimo

Patient had to be extricated from vehicle after single-vehicle crash Nov. 18

A woman sustained serious, life-threatening injuries in a rollover crash at the Northfield Road-Bowen Road intersection on Thursday, Nov. 18. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
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