A single-vehicle crash in Metchosin sent the driver and lone occupant to hospital on Wednesday evening. It happened on Kangaroo Road just after 6 p.m. It appears the driver lost control of the vehicle, went off the road, and collided with a utility pole, knocking it over. RCMP, Metchosin Fire, BC Ambulance and BC Hydro crews responded. The road was closed for roughly 90 minutes. There has been no update on the driver’s condition or what kind of injuries they suffered. The cause is under investigation.