Child dies in ski accident

North Vancouver

2021-04-11 09:49 PDT

File # 2021-9416

On Saturday, April 10, 2021, around 8:00 p.m., North Vancouver RCMP received a call to assist BC Emergency Health Services for a report of a 12-year-old child, seriously injured in a skiing accident on Mt. Seymour. Paramedics subsequently transported the child to BC Children’s Hospital where, tragically, the child was pronounced deceased. BC Coroners Service has assumed conduct of the investigation. Further inquiries can be directed to BC Coroners Service at CoronerMedia@gov.bc.ca.

Our thoughts and hearts remain with the family through this tragedy.

Released by

Sgt. Peter DeVries

Media Relations Officer
North Vancouver RCMP
nvan.rcmp-grc.gc.ca (English only)
147 East 14th St, North Van., BC, V7L 2N4
Office: 604-969-7561
Cell: 604-363-5584
Fax: 604-969-7587

Email: peter.devries@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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