The Canadian Press

1998-11-15 | Avalanche Trudeau

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Former prime minister Pierre Trudeau's youngest son, 23-year-old Michel, died Nov. 14 while back-country skiing in Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park in BC's Kootenay region. RCMP spokesman Corporal Randy Koch (COOK) said Trudeau and another man were swept into a lake by an avalanche as friends watched helplessly. Trudeau's friend, Andrew Bednarz got out alive.

Date: 1998-11-15
Placeline: NELSON, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << as the group for making their way down the trails towards the parking lot they were swept into Kokanee Lake by an avalanche that has come down the Mountainside at Michelle Trudeau and a friend by the name of Andrew bednarz were ahead in the group and it appears that they were the two that were swept the farthest down the bank and into the lake >>