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Second Nelson police officer dies in hospital following avalanche
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Second Nelson police officer dies in hospital following avalanche

Flags are at half-mast in Nelson, B.C., Saturday, as the second police officer caught in an avalanche while skiing off-duty has died. The City of Nelson released the tragic news that Const. Mathieu Nolet succumbed to his injuries at a hospital in Kelowna. Read more: Private funeral service held for Nelson, B.C. police officer who died in avalanche Read next: A rare green comet not seen in 50,000 years is coming. Here’s how Canadians can see it “It is hard to fully express the sadness we are feeling here,” said Nelson Police Chief Donovan Fisher. “The memorial for Const. Wade Tittemore was this past week, and now we’ve lost a second officer and friend. It is devastating.”On Jan. 9, Nelson police officers Wade Tittemore and Mathieu ...