Thursday, November 8, 2012
VicPD Investigating Integrated Road Safety Unit Collision #yyj @VicpdCanada
File # 12-44643
Date: Thursday, November 08, 2012
Victoria BC – VicPD CRASH analysts have closed a portion of Blanshard Street and Broughton Avenue after a police involved collision.
A member of the Integrated Road Safety Unit was traveling in her marked police car on Broughton Street at approximately 9;20 am today. As she made a left hand turn onto Blanshard Street, she collided with a vehicle that was going northbound on the same street.
The officer was taken to hospital with injures that are not life threatening. The driver of the other vehicle was treated at the scene and released.
The analyst team will be going through the evidence at the scene, and will have the area closed to traffic for several hours. They are asking anyone who witnessed this collision to contact them through the VicPD complaint line at 250-995-7654.