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.