PRESS RELEASES 12/15/2013 10:11:00 AM | Canada News Wire

Transportation Safety Board of Canada deploys team to fatal air accident near Tofino, British Columbia


RICHMOND, BC, Dec. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to the site of yesterday's fatal accident involving a Cessna 421 near Tofino, BC. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence.

The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

SOURCE: Transportation Safety Board of Canada



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