Man killed in two-vehicle collision identified by Comox Valley RCMP

Comox Valley Warren Brenkley, 72, died of injuries he suffered Nov. 16 in a two-vehicle collision, say the Comox Valley RCMP.

Comox Valley Warren Brenkley, 72, died of injuries he suffered Nov. 16 in a two-vehicle collision, say the Comox Valley RCMP.

On Nov. 16 at about 5:40 p.m., the RCMP responded to a collision near Waveland Road and Larch Road near the Little river ferry terminal.

Despite efforts by emergency personnel and the assistance of bystanders, Brenkley succumbed to his injuries.

The Comox Valley RCMP are asking any persons, who have not already spoken with police, and who may have witnessed the accident or offered assistance are asked to contact Const. Shawna LeBlanc at the Comox Valley RCMP detachment at 250-338-1321.

Police are also soliciting information from anyone who may have picked up a hitchhiker in the area at around the time of the collision.

— Comox Valley RCMP

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