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Police in Nanaimo are looking for the vehicle and driver that destroyed a wooden patio in Nanaimo’s Old City Quarter early on June 8. (Photo courtesy the Breakfast Nook)
Police in Nanaimo are looking for the vehicle and driver that destroyed a wooden patio in Nanaimo’s Old City Quarter early on June 8. (Photo courtesy the Breakfast Nook)
Emergency services responded to multiple reports of a pedestrian being struck along the Nanaimo Parkway near near the Aulds Road intersection at approximately 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 4. Both north and southbound lanes of traffic were closed while services were on scene. (Photo by Inge Nakagawa)

Teen dead after being hit by vehicle on the Nanaimo Parkway

Driver turned herself in to police next morning, 15-year-old boy’s death under investigation

Emergency services responded to multiple reports of a pedestrian being struck along the Nanaimo Parkway near near the Aulds Road intersection at approximately 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 4. Both north and southbound lanes of traffic were closed while services were on scene. (Photo by Inge Nakagawa)
An East Wellington Volunteer Fire Department firefighter hurried to a crash scene and vehicle fire close to his house and may have saved the life of a driver Saturday, June 4. (News Bulletin file photo)

Firefighter rescues driver from burning car after crash in East Wellington in Nanaimo

Incident happened on Munroe Road in the early-morning hours Saturday, June 4

An East Wellington Volunteer Fire Department firefighter hurried to a crash scene and vehicle fire close to his house and may have saved the life of a driver Saturday, June 4. (News Bulletin file photo)
Nanaimo RCMP at Highway 19 and 19A where a cyclist was involved in a motor vehicle incident Friday, May 27. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Cyclist airlifted after highway collision involving pickup truck at Nanaimo’s north end

Northbound highway lanes expected to be closed for more than an hour

Nanaimo RCMP at Highway 19 and 19A where a cyclist was involved in a motor vehicle incident Friday, May 27. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A driver crashed an SUV through the front of the Bosley’s pet supply store on Bowen Road on Tuesday, May 24. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Driver crashes SUV through the front of pet supply store in Nanaimo

No one hurt in incident at Bosley’s on Bowen Road on Tuesday, May 24

A driver crashed an SUV through the front of the Bosley’s pet supply store on Bowen Road on Tuesday, May 24. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A car and a bus collided on the Nanaimo Parkway near Northfield Road at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 15. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Car and bus collide on the Nanaimo Parkway

No one hurt in incident Sunday, May 15, near Northfield Road intersection

A car and a bus collided on the Nanaimo Parkway near Northfield Road at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 15. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Kitten survives car crash on Coquihalla Highway May 6, 2022 (Contributed)

Catnap leads to crash on Coquihalla

Kitten suffered bruising in the crash

Kitten survives car crash on Coquihalla Highway May 6, 2022 (Contributed)
Saanich Police have closed Gorge Road West between Earl Grey Street and Donald Street following a crash at Gorge Road West and Millgrove Street. 
Travis Paterson/News Staff

Driver dies in Mother’s Day crash in Greater Victoria

Police seeking information after single-vehicle crash claims 30-year-old man

Saanich Police have closed Gorge Road West between Earl Grey Street and Donald Street following a crash at Gorge Road West and Millgrove Street. 
Travis Paterson/News Staff
ICBC and B.C. police departments are warning drivers to slow down as speed-related crashes rise. (Black Press Media file photo)

Drivers urged to slow down as summer travel increases speed-related injuries, deaths

Speed contributes to 141 injuries and deaths during each summer month in B.C.

ICBC and B.C. police departments are warning drivers to slow down as speed-related crashes rise. (Black Press Media file photo)
A driver lost control, clipped an excavator and rolled a vehicle on Ambience Drive in north Nanaimo on Tuesday, May 3. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A driver lost control, clipped an excavator and rolled a vehicle on Ambience Drive in north Nanaimo on Tuesday, May 3. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

UPDATE: Allegedly impaired driver clips excavator, rolls vehicle in north Nanaimo

Crash happened Tuesday, May 3, on Ambience Drive off Laguna Way

A driver lost control, clipped an excavator and rolled a vehicle on Ambience Drive in north Nanaimo on Tuesday, May 3. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
A driver lost control, clipped an excavator and rolled a vehicle on Ambience Drive in north Nanaimo on Tuesday, May 3. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Brayden Methot is the representative plaintiff in a class-action lawsuit against ICBC that claims it underpaid accident victims. (Black Press Media file photo)

Class-action lawsuit against ICBC over underpaying accident victims gets green light

March 2020 lawsuit alleges B.C. government diverted hundreds-of-millions-of-dollars

Brayden Methot is the representative plaintiff in a class-action lawsuit against ICBC that claims it underpaid accident victims. (Black Press Media file photo)
Firefighters with Nanoose Volunteer Fire Department work a crash scene after a car went over an embankment next to the Island Highway on Monday, April 18. Both people in the car were taken to hospital for observation. (Photo courtesy Nanoose Volunteer Fire Department)

Car goes off Island Highway and down embankment in Nanoose Bay

Two people taken to hospital for observation after incident Monday, April 18

Firefighters with Nanoose Volunteer Fire Department work a crash scene after a car went over an embankment next to the Island Highway on Monday, April 18. Both people in the car were taken to hospital for observation. (Photo courtesy Nanoose Volunteer Fire Department)
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)