Kitwanga accident victim identified
THE BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died following a motor vehicle incident near Kitwanga on Oct 29,
The man is William Jacob Martin Grootendorst, aged 54, from Coquitlam.
Mr. Grootendorst was driving south on Highway 37 North when the pickup
truck he was driving went out of control in the wet and snowy conditions
and rolled several times. No other persons were involved in the incident.
Mr. Grootendorst was deceased at the scene of the crash.
The BC Coroners Service and RCMP Traffic Services continue to investigate
The family of Mr. Grootendorst has been notified of his death.
The BC Coroners Service expresses its condolences to the family and
friends of Mr. Grootendorst.