Saanich Fire crews were battling a townhouse fire on McKenzie Avenue late Sunday afternoon.
The fire was reported in a townhouse complex in the 1700 block of McKenzie, near the Tuscany Village shopping centre, just after 4:30pm.
Police closed McKenzie to traffic from Shelburne Street to Larchwood Drive while fire crews battled the flames.
One person has been taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation but no other injuries have been reported so far.
We’ll have more information as it becomes available.