BC Coroners Service identifies body of man found in Okanagan Lake
The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died following a swimming incident on Okanagan Lake on Sunday (August 19) as Nicholas Tal Salisbury, aged 26, from Kelowna.
Salisbury’s body was found August 20 by a snorkeller in Okanagan Lake, wbho spotted a body on the bottom of the lake at City Park in Kelowna in an area known as Hot Sands Beach.
The body, which was in about 1.5 metres of water about three metres from shore, was recovered at that time.
Salisbury’s bicycle and backpack were found nearby.
The Coroners Service is continuing to investigate this death.
Foul play has been ruled out.
The family of Mr. Salisbury has been notified of his death.