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A minivan crashed into the Merchants building in downtown Duncan on Thursday morning, July 2, 2020. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Minivan crashes into building in downtown Duncan

No word yet on the cause of the crash

A minivan crashed into the Merchants building in downtown Duncan on Thursday morning, July 2, 2020. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
First responders were called to the scene of a rollover accident along the Island Highway in Nanoose Bay, near Summerset Road, on Friday morning. (Greg Sakaki/Nanaimo News Bulletin)

Car upside down in front of Nanoose Bay property after rollover accident on the highway

Rollover crash occurred on Island Highway in Nanoose Bay, near Summerset Road

First responders were called to the scene of a rollover accident along the Island Highway in Nanoose Bay, near Summerset Road, on Friday morning. (Greg Sakaki/Nanaimo News Bulletin)
A vehicle rolled over in a crash along the Nanaimo Parkway at Northfield Road on Tuesday afternoon. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Vehicle rolls over in Nanaimo Parkway crash

Occupants OK following incident Tuesday afternoon at Northfield Road intersection

A vehicle rolled over in a crash along the Nanaimo Parkway at Northfield Road on Tuesday afternoon. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
One person was killed and two injured in a Coquitlam crash Monday. (Shane MacKichan)
One person was killed and two injured in a Coquitlam crash Monday. (Shane MacKichan)
Mike and Erin Cochlin, with sons Liam and Quinn. The family photo is posted at gofundme.com

UPDATE: Son, 5, dies in hospital after crash that killed dad, older son on B.C. highway

Mike Cochlin and sons Liam and Quinn were travelling on Highway 5A

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Mike and Erin Cochlin, with sons Liam and Quinn. The family photo is posted at gofundme.com
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Child in hospital following fatal crash that killed father, sibling on B.C. highway

The single vehicle crash occured near Kamloops on Highway 5A

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A fireman walks past a massive pileup involving numerous vehicles on the south shore of Montreal in La Prairie, Que. on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
A fireman walks past a massive pileup involving numerous vehicles on the south shore of Montreal in La Prairie, Que. on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Crews were called to a five-vehicle crash on the old Island Highway on Wednesday afternoon. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Five vehicles crash on the highway in Nanaimo, one rolls over

No one injured in collision Wednesday on Highway 19A near Norwell Drive and Jingle Pot Road

Crews were called to a five-vehicle crash on the old Island Highway on Wednesday afternoon. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Emergency crews were called to a two-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in south Nanaimo on Sunday afternoon. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Car on its side blocks Trans-Canada Highway traffic in Nanaimo

No one hurt in collision near South Parkway Plaza

Emergency crews were called to a two-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in south Nanaimo on Sunday afternoon. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Darfield, B.C. (Google Maps)
Darfield, B.C. (Google Maps)
Unsecured dogs and driving don’t mix, say Oceanside RCMP. (Black Press file photo)

The ‘ultimate distraction’: RCMP warn drivers against unsecured pets in vehicles

Cops, ICBC offer tips after pooch killed in Vancouver Island mishap

Unsecured dogs and driving don’t mix, say Oceanside RCMP. (Black Press file photo)
Unsecured dogs and driving don’t mix, say Oceanside RCMP. (File photo)

The ‘ultimate distraction’: RCMP warn drivers against unsecured pets in vehicles

Cops, ICBC offer tips after pooch killed in Coombs mishap

Unsecured dogs and driving don’t mix, say Oceanside RCMP. (File photo)
A stolen Honda Civic crashed into a ditch when police tried to stop it in Nanaimo on Wednesday, Jan. 29. Three people in the car were arrested. There were no injuries. (CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin)

Three suspects arrested after stolen vehicle crashes in Nanaimo

Nanaimo RCMP intercept Honda Civic reported stolen from parking lot in Duke Point on the weekend

A stolen Honda Civic crashed into a ditch when police tried to stop it in Nanaimo on Wednesday, Jan. 29. Three people in the car were arrested. There were no injuries. (CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin)
Nanoose Bay Volunteer Fire Department fire crews check on a Ford SUV that crashed on an embankment on Island Highway 19 near Arbutus Meadows on Wednesday, Jan. 29. (Michael Briones photo)
Nanoose Bay Volunteer Fire Department fire crews check on a Ford SUV that crashed on an embankment on Island Highway 19 near Arbutus Meadows on Wednesday, Jan. 29. (Michael Briones photo)
A head-on collision at the Coombs Junction killed a dog and sent one woman to hospital on Monday, Jan. 27. (Facebook)
A head-on collision at the Coombs Junction killed a dog and sent one woman to hospital on Monday, Jan. 27. (Facebook)
Marcy Sjostrom’s son’s 2002 Acura was totalled after a stolen car smashed into it in the driveway of their Nanoose Bay home, just off the Island Highway, on Oct. 28, 2019. (Courtesy of Marcy Sjostrom)

Stolen Langford vehicle smashes into parked car in Nanoose Bay driveway

Two cars demolished, police dogs called in after suspect runs away

Marcy Sjostrom’s son’s 2002 Acura was totalled after a stolen car smashed into it in the driveway of their Nanoose Bay home, just off the Island Highway, on Oct. 28, 2019. (Courtesy of Marcy Sjostrom)
The vehicle’s windshield and roof were caved in by the impact with the hoverboard rider. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Hoverboard rider slams into car, escapes with scrapes and bruises

The crash took place Thursday night in Willoughby

The vehicle’s windshield and roof were caved in by the impact with the hoverboard rider. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
A Jeep rolled over on the highway, but no one was hurt. The accident happened Saturday at about 6:50 p.m. on the Trans-Canada Highway near Nanaimo River Road. GREG SAKAKI/The News Bulletin

Driver unharmed in high-speed rollover crash on highway south of Nanaimo

Jeep and minivan involved in collision near Nanaimo River Road

A Jeep rolled over on the highway, but no one was hurt. The accident happened Saturday at about 6:50 p.m. on the Trans-Canada Highway near Nanaimo River Road. GREG SAKAKI/The News Bulletin
RCMP Police Dog Services assist with the investigation after a sedan crashed off the side of the Island Highway northbound near Rumming Road in Lantzville on Sunday night. GREG SAKAKI/The News Bulletin

UPDATE: Man thrown from vehicle in Lantzville crash in critical condition

Accident happened along Island Highway near Rumming Road on Sunday night

RCMP Police Dog Services assist with the investigation after a sedan crashed off the side of the Island Highway northbound near Rumming Road in Lantzville on Sunday night. GREG SAKAKI/The News Bulletin
Two vehicles were involved in a serious crash on the Trans-Canada Highway at Spitfire Way. CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin

UPDATE: One person dead after crash in front of Nanaimo Airport

Two vehicles involved in collision, both northbound highway lanes shut down

Two vehicles were involved in a serious crash on the Trans-Canada Highway at Spitfire Way. CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin