036 - M Creek Bridge washout

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036

Title

M Creek Bridge washout

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Date(s)

  • October 1981

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Description

On October 28, 1981, 4 vehicles plunged into a creek after debris flow had destroyed the M Creek Bridge on the Squamish Highway during heavy rains. 9 people died including Tammi Lee Boscariol, daughter of Squamish residents William and Anne Boscariol, and her boyfriend William Stewart Short.

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Source

Evans, S.G. (2001): Landslides; in A Synthesis of Geological Hazards in Canada, (ed.) G.R. Brooks; Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 548, p. 43–79.

Robertson, M. (2010, June 23). Family seeks new M Creek memorial. Whistler Question.

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36.JPG

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