Fatal collision on Denman Island

Comox Valley

2021-07-23 07:12 PDT

File # 2021-12077

A 20-year old woman has died after a collision on Denman Island on July 22, 2021.

At approximately 8:40 p.m. frontline members of the Comox Valley RCMP were called to the scene of a single vehicle collision on Danes Road, Denman Island.

Investigators have been able to determine that the driver of the vehicle lost control causing a passenger to be thrown from the vehicle. Unfortunately, the passenger who was thrown from the vehicle succumbed to her injuries at the scene. The remaining occupants were uninjured.

The BC Coroners Service has been notified and attended the scene to launch its own concurrent fact finding investigation. In order to protect the privacy and identity of the deceased, no further information will be released by police.

 

Released by

Cst. Monika Terragni

Media Relations Officer
Comox Valley RCMP
800 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 7T1
Office: 250-338-1321
Fax: 250-338-6781

Email: bcrcmp@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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