Barriere family of four now reported located by family friends

By Chad Harris
April 18, 2016 - 4:02pm Updated: April 18, 2016 - 6:14pm

BARRIERE, B.C. — The search for a Barriere mother and her three children has come to a happy ending.

Just before 5 o'clock a family friend of Angela Clarke - and Barriere Search and Rescue reported the family's vehicle got stuck in snow but that all four are safe and accounted for - after spending the night in a remote cabin.

However, RCMP haven't confirmed that information and say they haven't spoken to the family. 36-year old Angela Clarke her 12-year old daughter Nadia - 10-year old daughter Mckayah - and 9-year old son Brodie reportedly headed out on a cycling trip to East Barriere lake on Saturday.

They were expected to return that same afternoon, but never did. Today police located the family's car near East Barriere lake.

The family is described as:


  • Caucasian female
  • 36 yrs old
  • 5'4"
  • 160 lbs.
  • Black hair


  • 12 yrs old
  • Caucasian female
  • 5'3"
  • 90lbs
  • Blonde hair

 Mckayah CLARKE

  • 10 yrs old
  • Caucasian female
  • 5'0"
  • 75lbs
  • red hair

 Brodie CLARKE

  • 9 years old
  • Caucasian male
  • 4' 0"
  • 65lbs
  • dark brown hair

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