Coquitlam Police asking for public’s help to find a key witness to a fatal crash

Coquitlam, BC – Coquitlam RCMP is asking for your help to identify the driver of a white Nissan Murano who could be an important witness to a fatal crash involving a motorcycle.

The crash happened just after 5:00 p.m. on August 1, 2018, at the intersection of Como Lake Avenue and Porter Street, Coquitlam. A 54-year-old motorcyclist died when he collided with a grey SUV that was turning left from eastbound Como Lake Avenue to northbound on Porter Street.

At the moment the collision happened, a Nissan Murano was turning left from westbound Como Lake Avenue to southbound on Porter Street. The Murano can be described as having:

  • A white body with black, five-spoke wheels,
  • A sunroof,
  • After-market running boards,
  • A sticker or decal in the passenger-side rear window.

Investigators have also determined that the Murano is a 2003 to 2007 model.

Anybody who was in the Nissan Murano, or anyone who saw the collision and has not yet spoken to police, is asked to call a dedicated Coquitlam RCMP tip line that was set up for this file: 604-552-7370.

File # 2018-23784

Coquitlam RCMP



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