Scooter driver suffers ‘life-altering’ injury in collision at Quadra and Bay

One person was taken to hospital with “life-altering” injuries after their scooter was struck by a vehicle.

Victoria police are investigating what they described as a “serious collision” at Bay and Quadra streets on Wednesday evening.

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Officers were called about 5:30 p.m. after a vehicle collided with a gas-powered scooter. Police said the vehicle driver was making a left-hand turn onto Bay Street when the car collided with a scooter travelling southbound on Quadra Street.

The scooter driver was taken to hospital with injuries described as life-altering but not life-threatening.

The intersection reopened about 8 p.m.

Police ask anyone with information to call them at 250-995-7654.


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