Government of British Columbia

Government of British Columbia

July 16, 2014 15:40 ET

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

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 16, 2014) -

For Immediate Release
2014JAG0190-000991
July 16, 2014

Ministry of Justice
BC Coroners Service

INFORMATION BULLETIN

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 New Denver on July 14, 2014.

He was Kelvin Kenneth Hoffman, aged 50, of Didsbury, Alberta, a town in south-central Alberta about 80 kilometres north of Calgary.

Mr. Hoffman was the operator of a motorcycle, which was involved in a collision with a pickup truck with camper attached, on Highway 31A about 13 kilometres from New Denver on the morning of July 14.

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

Mr. Hoffman's family 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

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