BC Coroners Service identifies ATV incident victim

Identity of a woman who died following an ATV incident near Kimberley confirmed

  • Jun. 28, 2016 11:00 a.m.
The BC Coroners Service has identified the victim of an ATV crash near Kimberley.

The BC Coroners Service has identified the victim of an ATV crash near Kimberley.

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a woman who died following an ATV incident near Kimberley on June 26, 2016.

She was Veronica Isabela Van Rookhuyzen, aged 34, of Kimberley.

Ms. Van Rookhuyzen was the operator of an ATV that was travelling on the decommissioned Lost Dog Forest Service Road, northeast of Kimberley on the afternoon of June 26, 2016, when she hit a water bar constructed for drainage and the ATV flipped. She was deceased at the scene.

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