Government of British Columbia

Government of British Columbia

March 10, 2016 19:45 ET

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

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 10, 2016) -

For Immediate Release
March 10, 2016

Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General
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 in Salmon Arm on March 5, 2016.

He was Jonah Jessie Daniel Nanosh Triton Kosowan, aged 24, of Calgary, Alta.

Mr. Kosowan was the driver and sole occupant of a car that was in a collision with a half-ton truck on the Salmon River Bridge on Highway 1 in Salmon Arm, at about 7:45 a.m. on March 5, 2016. Mr. Kosowan was deceased at the scene.

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

Mr. Kosowan's family has been notified of his death. On behalf of family members, the BC Coroners Service requests that the media respect their privacy during this difficult time.

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Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Larry Marzinzik
    Regional Coroner, Interior Region
    BC Coroners Service
    250 861-7429