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Drowning Victim Identified

Thursday, August 11, 2016 @ 8:46 AM

Williams Lake, B.C. – The BC Coroners Service has identified the name of the man who drowned near Williams Lake on July 31st.

He was 35-year-old Shane Colebank of Williams Lake. Colebank slipped and fell into the Fraser River while fishing near the Xats’ull Heritage Site that day.

Five days later a tour guide out with his group spotted the body in the river three kilometres north of Dog Creek and contacted the authorities.

The BC Coroners Service continues to investigate.


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