Eight Charges Recommended After Early Evening Collision

Sunday, March 26, 2017
File #: 
17-11542

Victoria, BC – VicPD investigators are recommending eight charges against a 31 year-old man.

 

At approximately 6:40 p.m. last night, VicPD officers attended Tyee Road at Wilson Street for the report of a Motor Vehicle Incident.

 

Police quickly attended and located the male driver who had fled from the scene. This driver was stopped by a group of passersby.  The initial investigation has determined that the truck was travelling north on Tyee Road and made a left turn on Wilson Street causing the vehicle to lose control.

 

The man will appear before a telebail hearing today. Police are recommending several charges including:

 

  •         Driving while ability Impaired 253(1)(a) CC
  •         Fail to stop as scene of accident 252(1.1) CC
  •         Fail to comply with Probation order 733.1 CC
  •         Two counts of Possession for the purpose of trafficking 5(2) CDSA
  •         Driving while disqualified 259(4) CC
  •         Dangerous operation of a Motor Vehicle 249(1)(A) CC
  •         Fail to comply with undertaking 145(3) CC

 

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