A power outage is affecting BC Hydro customers in the Millstream Road area on Oct. 31. (Courtesy of BC Hydro)

A power outage is affecting BC Hydro customers in the Millstream Road area on Oct. 31. (Courtesy of BC Hydro)

UPDATE: Millstream Road reopens after crash takes out West Shore power

Treanor Avenue to Bear Mountain Parkway was closed for several hours

Millstream Road reopened shortly before 5 p.m. on Oct. 31 after being closed for several hours as crews repaired power lines damaged by a morning crash.

West Shore RCMP officers closed Millstream Road from Treanor Avenue to Bear Mountain Parkway and almost 1,100 BC Hydro customers in the area were without power starting around 7 a.m. The outage was caused by a vehicle crash, according to the power provider.

By 6 p.m. BC Hydro was reporting power restored to all residents of the area.

READ: Finding employees a tough job in Greater Victoria


Do you have a story tip? Email: vnc.editorial@blackpress.ca.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram, and like us on Facebook.

West Shore

Be Among The First To Know

Sign up for a free account today, and receive top headlines in your inbox Monday to Saturday.

Sign Up with google Sign Up with facebook

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Reset your password

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

A link has been emailed to you - check your inbox.



Don't have an account? Click here to sign up
Pop-up banner image