Dead motorcyclist identified as Stanley William Beaton of Osoyoos

By on May 22, 2014

A motorcyclist killed May 19 east of Osoyoos has been identified as Stanley William Beaton, aged 55, of Osoyoos.

The name was released Thursday by the B.C. Coroners Service.

The accident occurred on Hwy. 3 east of Osoyoos and on Anarchist Mountain. No other vehicles or persons were involved in the incident.

At 6:15 p.m., the Osoyoos RCMP and South Okanagan Traffic Services attended the accident and emergency personnel confirmed Mr. Beaton was dead at the scene.

The single occupant of the motorcycle went off the road and was ejected from his bike, RCMP reported. He succumbed to his injuries.

Police report that road conditions were bare and dry at the time.

South Okanagan Traffic Services and the B.C. Coroners Services are investigating the collision. The next of kin were notified.

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