The RCMP will continue to investigate an early morning incident at the Mill Bay Ferry Dock, where a white SUV crashed through the gate and launched into the water.
The RCMP West Coast Marine Service and the Vancouver Island District RCMP Underwater Recovery with the assistance of the Mill Bay Fire Department have been successful in recovering the driver and only
occupant, along with his vehicle from the water.
A 90 year old male has been pronounced deceased at the scene.
The Mill Bay Ferry Dock will remain closed and ferry sailings cancelled until such time that it is deemed safe to re-open.