Impaired driver strikes median

Drunk driver's car impounded after hitting a median in Oak Bay

Oak Bay Police attended a single-vehicle collision in the 2700-block of Cadboro Bay Rd. at 11:30 p.m. on Nov. 5. A 2011 Ford Escape driven by a 29-year-old Victoria woman was northbound on Cadboro Bay Road when it struck the centre median.

The driver exhibited signs of alcohol impairment and provided a roadside breath sample resulting in a fail reading.

The driver was given a 90-day immediate roadside driving prohibition and her vehicle was impounded for 30 days.