The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man found dead on a ferry. The man collapsed and died on the 9:00pm ferry from Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay on February 19. His body was found the next day.
The man has been identified as 56-year-old Ray Nelson from Port Alberni. The identification was made with help from Nanaimo RCMP and through tips received by West Vancouver Police.
The Coroners Service says Nelson’s family has been notified, and are asking for privacy.