Just before 9 p.m. on Friday, September 1, 2023, officers responded to a report that a pedestrian had been struck by the driver of a vehicle on Interurban Road at Grange Road. Tragically the pedestrian, a 76-year-old woman who was crossing in the marked crosswalk, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle involved remained on scene. Collision Analysts are investigating the cause of the collision and have so far determined that speed and impairment are not considered to be factors.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or events leading up to it, including dash cam footage, is asked to contact the Saanich Police at 250-475-4321.
Cst Markus Anastasiades
Public Information & Communications Officer