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Fire officials confirm Delta, B.C., firefighter was killed in UBC parkade crash

By CBC News   

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Jan. 20, 2024, Delta, B.C. – Vancouver fire officials have confirmed that a Delta, B.C., firefighter was killed after his car crashed through the second storey of a parkade at the University of British Columbia on Wednesday. The crash at the Thunderbird Parkade occurred during a significant snowstorm that struck Metro Vancouver. The vehicle fell nose down onto the ground after crashing through a concrete wall on the second storey of the parkade around 9:30 a.m. PT on Wednesday. The lone occupant was trapped inside the vehicle for hours while crews worked cautiously in heavy snowfall to free him. CBC News reports. | READ MORE

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