Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious crash on the Malahat Thursday morning to come forward.
Two pickup trucks collided on Highway 1 just north of Split Rock View on Thursday just before 8 a.m.
The preliminary investigation shows a Mazda pickup was travelling southbound when the 41-year old female driver lost control, crossed the center line and collided with the other vehicle.
The woman from the Shawningan Lake area remains in Victoria General Hospital in critical condition.
Her name has not been released.
The other driver suffered only minor injuries.
The investigation continues.