Motorcyclist dies as a result of injuries

The 33-year-old Saanich man who crashed his motorcycle Oct. 4 has died as a result of his injuries

  • Oct. 22, 2015 11:00 a.m.

The 33-year-old Saanich man who crashed his motorcycle Oct. 4 has died as a result of his injuries.

Saanich Police responded to the crash that occurred at about 2 a.m. Oct. 4 in the area of Glanford Avenue and Leaside Avenue. The rider was found to have suffered serious head injuries and was taken to Victoria General Hospital, where he was placed in a medically induced coma. The man died Oct. 14 as a result of his injuries.

“Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the motorcycle rider during this difficult time,” said Sgt. Steve Eassie with the Saanich Police.

 

Police are not releasing the man’s name and the B.C. Coroners Service will work with police to review the evidence of the collision.

 

 

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