Driver killed near Warfield identified

BC Coroners Service identifies motor vehicle incident victim

  • May. 26, 2013 2:00 p.m.

Submitted press release

 

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a male

who died after a motor vehicle incident near Trail on May 3, 2013.

 

He was Frederick Wilkinson, aged 52, of Cornwall, Ontario.

 

Mr. Wilkinson was the driver and sole occupant of a commercial semi-

trailer unit which lost its brakes, went out of control and rolled while

descending a steep hill in Trail near the intersection of Highway 3B and

Tennyson Avenue shortly after noon on May 3.

 

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