Government of British Columbia

Government of British Columbia

May 13, 2013 18:40 ET

Government of British Columbia: BC Coroners Service Identifies Motor Vehicle Incident Victim

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 13, 2013) -

INFORMATION BULLETIN

2013JAG0155-000901

May 13, 2013

Ministry of Justice

BC Coroners Service

BC Coroners Service identifies motor vehicle incident victim

KELOWNA - The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died after a motor vehicle incident near Kamloops on May 10, 2013.

He was Herbert Edwin Rachel, aged 72, of Wildwood, Alberta, a small community about 112 kilometres west of Edmonton.

Mr. Rachel was the driver of a car which was involved in a collision with another vehicle at the intersection of the Trans Canada Highway and Holman Road in Kamloops about 10 a.m. on May 10.

The BC Coroners Service and RCMP Traffic Services continue to investigate this death.

The family of Mr. Rachel has been notified of his death. On behalf of family members, the BC Coroners Service asks that the media respect their privacy at this difficult time.

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Contact Information

  • BC Coroners Service
    Barb McLintock
    Coroner, Strategic Programs
    250 356-9253