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Logger killed on Thurlow Island identified

April 10, 2013 03:18 from James Gardner

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died while working on a log-sorting operation on West Thurlow Island on April 8th.

59-year-old Mark Allen Eric Dube had most recently been living in Campbell River.

Dube was employed on a dry-land timber sorting operation at Knox Bay on West Thurlow Island east of Campbell River when he was struck by a log shortly before 5 p.m. on April 8.

He died at the scene.

The BC Coroners Service and WorkSafe BC are continuing to investigate this death.