VicPD Investigating after Collision Turns Fatal

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Victoria, BC – VicPD Major Crime Detectives are investigating after a collision has resulted in the death of a 36-year old Victoria man. 

At around 5:50 p.m. on Monday night, officers responded to a report of a collision involving a pedestrian and a vehicle at Hillside Avenue at Higgins Street. 

Upon arrival, officers discovered a male suffering from life threatening injuries. The male was transported to hospital where he succumbed from his injuries.

The vehicle driver is cooperating with police, and the cause of the collision has yet to be determined. It is too early to say if charges will be laid. 

The investigation is in its preliminary stages and our Major Crime Detectives as well as our Traffic section are continuing to investigate. If you witnessed this collision, please call the VicPD non-emergency line at 250-995-7654.