The Independent Investigation Office of British Columbia (IIO BC) is now investigating the fatal collision involving the death of Const. Sarah Beckett.
The agency became involved after the initial investigation revealed police attempted to stop the suspect vehicle prior to the crash.
The criminal investigation continues to be led by the RCMP Island District, while the Saanich Police Department are overseeing the collision scene investigation..
Today the IIO BC confirmed they will be conducting an concurrent, independent investigation into the events leading up to the fatal collision and whether the action or inaction of any police officer may have been a contributing factor.