MARSHY HOPE –The RCMP has located the body of a 38-year-old man, who was reported missing from a collision scene on Hwy. 104. on April 7.
RCMP officers did a cursory search of the area when the collision was reported. An RCMP Police Dog Team was called to search the area, but they were not able to locate the driver. Local volunteer Ground Search and Rescue was called to search the area and at approximately 6 p.m. on April 8, the body of the missing person was located. The deceased man was found lying in a brook.
The investigation into the death is continuing and police have not made a determination about any criminality at this time.