Sooke Road between Jacklin Road and Happy Valley Road is closed after a flatbed truck hit a traffic light pole Wednesday morning.
#BCHwy14 Closed Jackin Rd to Happy Valley Rd due to vehicle incident. Assessment in progress. Detours available see: https://t.co/sKAJKACc5d #Sooke #VanIsle #VancouverIsland
— Drive BC (@DriveBC) July 18, 2018
The incident happened at the intersection of Jacklin Road and Highway 14.
In photos taken by witnesses, the truck appeared to hit the pole as it was turning west onto Sooke Road coming from the southbound lane of Jacklin Road.
RCMP are at the scene and an assessment is in progress.
Flatbed truck has taken out the light at Jacklin Road & Sooke Road. #YYJtraffic pic.twitter.com/wINKncZkV4
— Katharine ? (@GDgeek) July 18, 2018
Drive B.C. says there is no estimated time for Highway 14 to re-open.
More information to come.