Canadian Man Amongst Barcelona Terror Attack Fatalities, Wife Wounded

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Vancouver police say 53-year-old Canadian Ian Moore Wilson was among those killed in the Barcelona attacks and his wife Valerie was wounded.

The city police department issued a statement from Wilson’s daughter Fiona, a staff sergeant in the force, describing her father as an adventurous traveler and “much-loved husband, father, brother and grandfather.”

Fiona Wilson and the Vancouver police thanked the emergency workers and others who helped her father in his final moments and got assistance for her mother.

She wrote “in the midst of this tragedy, my dad would want those around him to focus on the extraordinary acts of human kindness that our family has experienced over the past several days, and that is exactly what we intend to do.”

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said one Canadian was killed and four injured in Thursday’s extremist attack.

 

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