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.