Highway 1 briefly closed after car crash at McKenzie Avenue
A two-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway at McKenzie Avenue appeared to involved a fire vehicle. June 7, 2018. (Twitter/@WestshoreCasey)
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Published Thursday, June 7, 2018 5:17PM PDT
Last Updated Thursday, June 7, 2018 6:14PM PDT
The Trans-Canada Highway was briefly closed in both directions at McKenzie Avenue following a two-vehicle car crash.
The highway reopened just before 6 p.m. to one lane each direction, acording to Drive BC.
Heavy delays were expected on the highway following the rush-hour crash.
It's unclear what happened, but Saanich police said one of the vehicles rolled over due to the crash. A photo from the scene showed a fire vehicle on its side up against the highway median.
Traffic cameras on the highway showed major backups on the route.