The incident causing the a road closure on Sooke Road is east of town. (Google Maps)

The incident causing the a road closure on Sooke Road is east of town. (Google Maps)

UPDATE: Sooke Road reopened following morning crash

Crash is five km west of Gillespie Road

UPDATED: 10:30 p.m.

Highway 14 (Sooke Road) is now open to single lane alternating traffic.

The road had been closed earlier this morning after an SUV crashed into a power pole, brining down utility lines in the 5900 block of Sooke Road.

ORIGINAL: 8:00 a.m.

Sooke Road is closed in both directions due to an early morning crash.

A detour is in effect at Woodland Road and Parkland Road, east of the town.

The incident is 5.3 km west of Gillespie Road.

More to come…


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter