Fire crews were called to a major house fire on the Trans-Canada Highway near Shawnigan Lake Road Thursday afternoon.
Around 3 p.m., the home in the 600 block of the Trans-Canada Highway became engulfed in flames, with thick white smoke pouring from the home. The flames spread to nearby trees and crews are still working to keep it from spreading further.
No one was at home at the time of the fire and no one was injured. Traffic is still moving on the Malahat.
More to come