Coroner identifies man found under bridge

The B.C. Coroners Service and the RCMP continue to investigate the death

A deceased Vernon resident has been identified.

The B.C. Coroners Service says Ronald Ian Wilson, 55, was found unresponsive in an outdoor area underneath the  bridge that crosses Vernon Creek on 25th Avenue late in the afternoon on Sept. 2.

“He was transported by ambulance to hospital immediately, but  could not be resuscitated,” said Larry Marzinzik, regional coroner, in a media release.

“The B.C. Coroners Service and the RCMP continue to investigate this death. Foul  play has now been ruled out.”

Marzinzik says Wilson’s family has been notified of his death.