The BC Coroner confirms five snowmobilers have died after an avalanche Friday afternoon at McBride, near Prince George.
No details on the victims’ names or hometowns.
The coroner says there was a number of snowmobilers in the area when the “very large” snowslide hit.
Avalanche Canada says the suspect the slide was human-caused.
The RCMP expect to comment soon.
More to come.