Fatal crash near Nanaimo airport shuts down part of Trans-Canada Highway
One person is confirmed dead following a collision on Highway 1 South of Nanamio Monday afternoon.
RCMP and various traffic services attended the two vehicle crash around 3:25 pm at Spitfire Road.
Initial indications are that a south bound vehicle on Highway 1 made a left turn in front of a north bound vehicle. As a result, one person was confirmed dead at the scene.
The investigation is in its early stages and no further information is available at this time.