Hiker dies in Squamish 

A Squamish man is dead after falling during a hike in the Stawamus Chief Provincial Park. A 24-year-old, Benjamin Eric Demenech, was pronounced dead on the scene after falling in the area known as Sheriff’s Badge on June 3.

Search and Rescue Teams from Squamish and Coquitlam — who were training in the area when the call went out — faced rugged terrain to get to the area about 1 km off Highway 99.

Police are still investigating, but suspect no foul play.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

Latest in Whistler

Sponsored

B.C. voters will choose a voting system for provincial elections this fall /h3>

This fall, British Columbians will vote on what voting system we should use for provincial elections...more.

© 1994-2018 Pique Publishing Inc., Glacier Community Media

- Website powered by Foundation