Vancouver Police are investigating a serious single vehicle collision near Granville Street and West 13th Avenue this evening that claimed the life of the male driver.

Just before 8:30 p.m., the single vehicle mounted the west side of the curb along Granville Street and crashed into a storefront.

Vancouver Police, Vancouver Fire Rescue Services and BC Ambulance Service responded. The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. The passenger in the vehicle was taken to hospital and is in serious, but stable condition.

No other vehicles or pedestrians were involved.

This is Vancouver’s seventh fatal motor vehicle collision of 2020.

Anyone who witnessed this collision or anyone with dashcam footage is asked to call VPD’s Collision Investigation Unit at 604-717-3012.