Girl seriously injured by SUV in Saanich

Bue also said he had called Saanich to complain about one tall Arbutus tree in particular that leans over Ash Road and blocks the view to the entrance to the intersection when approaching eastbound.

Girl in serious condition after being struck by SUV on way to school

The Administrative Traffic Committee is an internal committee that includes senior members of the Saanich Police and Engineering departments and is responsible for reviewing traffic concerns in the municipality.

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Saanich police say the Arbutus Middle School student was crossing Ash Road at Torquay Drive when an eastbound vehicle travelling on Ash Road struck her at 8:16 a.m.

The girl was in the crosswalk at Ash Road and Torquay Drive when she was struck by an eastbound SUV about 8:15 a.m., said Saanich police traffic analyst Sgt. Alan Gurzinski.

“She was laying on the middle of the road,” Bue said. “She was unconscious, but breathing.”Police are not confirming her age at this time.

She was rushed by ambulance to Victoria General Hospital in serious condition, according to Saanich Police acting Sgt. Jon Zielinski, who was at the scene.

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He did not know the age of the girl or which school she attends.

Ash Road from Majestic to Tyndall remains closed while traffic analysts investigate.

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