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Man who died in Hwy 33 motorcycle accident identified

KELOWNA - The B.C. Coroners Service has released the identity of a man who died after losing control of his motocycle and crashing on Highway 33 Sept. 12.

He was Jeffrey James McNeil, 46, from Grand Forks.

A witness saw McNeil lose control of his motocycle as he was riding south on Hwy 33 last Friday.

Emergency personnel came to McNeil's aid and he was transported to Kelowna General Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The family of McNeil has been notified of his death.

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

To contact the reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at or call 250-718-0428. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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