A dump truck has driven off the road headed towards Sooke, resulting in traffic delays on Friday morning.
West Shore RCMP made a post on Twitter, indicating that the single-vehicle accident has created a notable backup in the area.
The police indicated that traffic is “backed up past the four lanes (headed toward Sooke).”
Sooke lane is backed up past the 4 lanes (headed toward Sooke). There was a single vehicle collision with a dump truck gone off the road. Expect traffic delays for the next few hours if you are headed out that way. Drive safe everyone. #yyctraffic @SookeRCMP @WestshoreRCMP
— West Shore RCMP (@WestshoreRCMP) November 13, 2020
West Shore RCMP added that delays are expected in the area for the next few hours for any drivers en route to Sooke.
At this point, it has not been revealed what caused the dump truck to drive off the road.
This story will be updated once more information is learned.