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Man had been drinking and speeding in crash that killed B.C. Mountie: Crown

By The Canadian Press
June 28, 2017 - 11:30am Updated: June 28, 2017 - 1:00pm

COLWOOD, B.C. — A man who sped his truck through a red light and rammed an RCMP cruiser, killing the officer inside, had been drinking before the crash and was distraught over the recent suicide of a friend, the Crown says.