File: 20-28063

Victoria, BC – VicPD Traffic officers are investigating after a fatal collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle this morning.

Shortly before 9 a.m. this morning, VicPD Traffic officers and Patrol officers were called to the 700-block of Hillside Avenue for a report of a collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle. A nearby witness provided medical aid to the victim until the Victoria Fire Department and B.C. Emergency Health Services paramedics arrived. The pedestrian was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, where she later died.

If you witnessed this collision, you are asked to call the VicPD non-Emergency line at (250) 995-7654 and select option 1 for the report desk. To report what you know anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

Our thoughts are with the victim’s family and those affected by this incident. Victims Services are available by calling 250-995-7351, or twenty-four hours through Victim Link at 1-800-563-0808.