Former Manitoban killed in Kelowna, B.C. crane collapse

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Awesome, astonishing and fun-loving.

Those are the words describing Brad Zawislak connected a GoFundMe leafage acceptable up connected behalf of his household aft his beingness was tragically chopped abbreviated while astatine work.

Zawislak, who was primitively from Manitoba, was moving successful downtown Kelowna erstwhile an concern crane collapsed Monday.

Four workers were killed, each portion of the operation squad moving astatine the high-rise gathering involving the crane.

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Kelowna RCMP said successful a property league Wednesday determination was a 5th man, not associated with the worksite. He was believed to person been moving successful an adjacent building.

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“When the crane collapsed, it buried this idiosyncratic successful the rubble,” Insp. Adam MacIntosh said. That antheral has since been identified arsenic Zawislak.

The Vancouver Fire Department Heavy Urban Search and Rescue squad was capable to participate the country successful which the crane collided and retrieve his remains precocious Tuesday night.

WorkSafeBC told Global News their probe into the crane illness is ongoing, which MacIntosh said volition hopefully find wherefore precisely the instrumentality fell.

“I surely don’t cognize the reply and surely couldn’t speculate,” MacIntosh said Wednesday. “Obviously thing catastrophic occurred.”

The GoFundMe for Zawislak’s household has surpassed $120,000 arsenic of Friday day arsenic tributes proceed to determination successful for a antheral remembered arsenic being speedy with a smile, accelerated with a gag and who genuinely cared astir the radical adjacent him.

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