BC Coroners Service identifies avalanche victim

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died following an avalanche south of Valemount on Dec. 30, 2016.

He was Joshuah Maurice Bradshaw, age 27, of Edmonton, Alberta.

Mr. Bradshaw was in a group of 3 people snowmobiling in the Clemina Creek Snowmobiling Area, Morning Glory Bowl, when he was caught in an avalanche, at 1300 hours on Dec. 30, 2016. Mr. Bradshaw died at the scene as a result of his injuries.

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

Mr. Bradshaw’s family has been notified of his death.

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