Monday, November 2, 2020

Three bodies discovered in gravel pit on Vancouver Island

CTV is reporitng that "Mounties and the BC Coroners Service are investigating after three people were found dead and another critically injured in a targeted killing at a Vancouver Island gravel pit Sunday. The grisly discovery was made around 2 p.m. in a remote area near Whiskey Creek, approximately 50 kilometres west of Nanaimo."

"Two ground ambulances and one air ambulance were dispatched at 2:20 p.m. for "what was initially reported as a vehicle incident," according to a B.C. Emergency Health Services (BCEHS) spokesperson. The unresponsive man was pronounced dead at the scene. First responders also found a burned-out travel trailer with two dead adults inside. Another man, who appeared to have been shot, was found clinging to life in another trailer, Oceanside RCMP said in a statement Monday. Residents tell CTV News the gravel quarry is a popular place to ride dirt bikes and shoot guns."

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