Update: Police confirm two fatalities in plane crash


2024-05-26 12:01 PDT

File # 2024-3048

Squamish RCMP is updating the public that the plane crash that occurred May 24, has been confirmed to be fatal. (Initial media release 2024-05-25)

On May 25, 2024, police were able to access the remote area located South of Squamish on the West side of Howe Sound via air. Once on scene it was confirmed that sadly, the two occupants of the plane did not survive. 

The RCMP is working alongside the Transportation Safety Board and the BC Coroners Service to determine the cause of this incident. The RCMP would like to thank Squamish Search and Rescue, Blackcomb Helicopters and several members of the public who were integral in locating and accessing the site of the crash. 

No additional details will be released at this time.

Released by:

Sgt. Vanessa Munn
District Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
Lower Mainland District
14200 Green Timbers Way, Surrey, BC V3T 6P3 - Mailstop #1608
Office: 778-290-4885
Cell: 236-330-1949

Email: vanessa.munn@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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