UPDATE: One man dies in Saanich collision – Victoria News

UPDATE: One man dies in Saanich collision - Victoria News
Motorcyclist killed in crash at Cumberland and Union intersection in Saanich
A motorcyclist died at the scene Monday in a collision with a car about noon at the intersection of Cumberland and Union roads.

Its a terrible crash that has taken a man from his family, said Saanich police Sgt. Julie Fast. Our condolences are extended to them all.

Motorcyclist dies in crash at Cumberland and Union roads in Saanich

The driver of the car was uninjured and is being investigated for dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death.

This is a terrible crash: Motorcyclist killed in Saanich collision

Investigators are trying to establish the events that led up to the crash, while analysts and forensic-identification officers are collecting evidence.

The B.C. Coroners Service has been contacted and Greater Victoria Police Victim Services is offering support to anyone who was affected.

Anyone who saw the collision or has information about it is asked to call Saanich police at 250-475-4321.

The BC Coroners Service has been called to the corner of Cumberland and Union roads in Saanich after a motorcycle and car collided Monday afternoon.

The road, near Reynolds Secondary School, has been blocked since around noon and traffic analysts are currently flying a drone above the crash site to document it.

This is a terrible crash that has taken away a man from his family, said Saanich police Sgt. Julie Fast.

Police say the driver of the car was uninjured and is being investigated for dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death. 

The investigation is ongoing and police say the road will remain closed until they determine exactly what caused the fatal crash. 

Police say a motorcyclist has died following a collision at the corner of Cumberland and Union roads: Sept. 16, 2019 (CTV News)

Police say a motorcyclist has died following a collision at the corner of Cumberland and Union roads: Sept. 16, 2019 (CTV News)

Police say a motorcyclist has died following a collision at the corner of Cumberland and Union roads: Sept. 16, 2019 (CTV News)

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