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Fire crews, police and ambulance personnel responded to an MVA Saturday morning on Lake Trail Road. Photo by Mike Chouinard

MVA closes down Lake Trail Road Saturday morning

UPDATE: Two vehicles were involved in the accident at Marsden Road intersection

  • Sep 25, 2021

 

Paramedics load the patient onto an air ambulance near the KFN hall on Comox Road. Photo by Mike Chouinard

One person airlifted from Comox accident scene

UPDATED: Police do not consider drugs or alcohol to be factor

 

Emergency personnel respond to an accident scene involving a cyclist on Headquarters Road Tuesday morning. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cyclist struck in collision with truck north of Courtenay

A helicopter was initially called to assist, but patient was transported by ground

 

Two ambulances and a medevac helicopter are on scene at Taylor River Flats rest area on Highway 4 due to a serious motor vehicle incident. (PHOTO COURTESY MAGGIE BROWN)

Highway 4 reopens between Port Alberni and Tofino

Multi-vehicle accident temporarily closed highway in both directions

Two ambulances and a medevac helicopter are on scene at Taylor River Flats rest area on Highway 4 due to a serious motor vehicle incident. (PHOTO COURTESY MAGGIE BROWN)
Two vehicles collided Wednesday morning north of Courtenay on the Old Island Highway. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Two-car MVA north of Courtenay

Accident took place after 7 a.m. on the Old Island Highway

  • Feb 24, 2021
Two vehicles collided Wednesday morning north of Courtenay on the Old Island Highway. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Searchers are asking the public to keep their eyes open for Willow, a black Labradoodle that fled from a car involved in a fatal accident on the grounds of Cowichan District Hospital on Jan. 31. (Submitted photo)

Dog missing from fatal accident scene in Duncan

Public asked to keep an eye out for Willow

Searchers are asking the public to keep their eyes open for Willow, a black Labradoodle that fled from a car involved in a fatal accident on the grounds of Cowichan District Hospital on Jan. 31. (Submitted photo)
A BC Hydro crew responds to a downed power pole on Comox Road following a single-vehicle accident Friday morning. Photo, CTV Vancouver Island

Driver takes out power pole on Comox Road

Road closed, driver in her 50s taken to hospital

A BC Hydro crew responds to a downed power pole on Comox Road following a single-vehicle accident Friday morning. Photo, CTV Vancouver Island
Dump truck in Nanaimo snags power lines, snaps hydro pole, crashes

Dump truck in Nanaimo snags power lines, snaps hydro pole, crashes

No injuries in incident Monday morning on Old Victoria Road

Dump truck in Nanaimo snags power lines, snaps hydro pole, crashes
Oyster River Fire Rescue members help move a motorcycle to attend two people injured in an accident near Endall Road in the Black Creek area Saturday afternoon. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Two injured in motorcycle MVA near Black Creek

Vehicles were backed up as Old Island Highway was down to single-lane alternating traffic

Oyster River Fire Rescue members help move a motorcycle to attend two people injured in an accident near Endall Road in the Black Creek area Saturday afternoon. Photo by Mike Chouinard
Vancouver Island couple lucky to be alive as rock slide crushes their truck

Vancouver Island couple lucky to be alive as rock slide crushes their truck

Evening drive around Cowichan Lake turns into nightmare

Vancouver Island couple lucky to be alive as rock slide crushes their truck