Marine vessel accident

Type: 
Harvesting Incident
CU: 
703004
Date of Occurence: 
2009-05-25
Region: 
Courtenay
Type of Injury: 
Fatality

An employee went missing when heading to work on his own pleasure boat.  The boat left Port McNeill on May 15 en route to a logging camp in Kyuquot Sound on the West Coast of Vancouver Island.  The employee was due to arrive at camp on May 18 to start a work shift on May 19.  The body of the employee was located on the beach 20 miles from his destination on May 25, 2009.  The boat has not been located.

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