Kamloops Rural RCMP Detachment at scene of mudslide
2021-02-02 08:52 PST
File # 2021-3518
Members of the Kamloops Rural RCMP Detachment are currently at a local mine where a mudslide occurred earlier this morning with tragic results.
Around 2:24 a.m., the Kamloops Rural RCMP Detachment was called to assist fire and ambulance at a mudslide on the 4000-block of the Trans Canada Hwy. According to initial reports, two miners were trapped and rescued, and another is believed to be deceased.
BC Coroners Service has been notified by police and both are investigating.
Cst. Crystal EvelynMedia Relations Officer
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
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