Fatality confirmed in Highway 19 crash
An accident on Friday, April 20 shut down Highway 19 in Nanoose Bay. Photo courtesy Dustin Mostowy.
NANOOSE BAY, BC – The British Columbia Coroner’s Service has confirmed one death in a collision along Highway 19 that occurred on Friday afternoon.
Exact details as to what caused the crash have not been released, but the Coroner’s Service has confirmed that a 70 year old man from Nanaimo passed away in the collision.
The incident happened about three kilometres south of the intersection with Northwest Bay Road in Nanoose Bay.