Collision with moose kills ATV rider

A Terrace man was killed after crashing his ATV into a moose near Granisle.

  • Jul. 20, 2016 7:00 a.m.

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died in an ATV incident near Granisle on July 10. He was Bryon Edward Heighington, 62, of Terrace.

Heighington was the driver and sole occupant of a quad ATV that is believed to have collided with a moose and then left the roadway on Highway 118 just south of Red Bluff Provincial Park near Granisle just after 8 p.m. He was deceased at the scene.

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

 

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