Man killed by cow in north Okanagan identified

CHERRYVILLE – The BC Coroners Service has released the name of a man who died after being attacked by a cow.

Allen Donald Powder, 49, was killed on July 1st while working on a farm near Cherryville.

He was helping move cattle from one corral to another when an agitated and aggressive cow butted Powder with its head.

Powder ran a short distance, climbed over a fence, and collapsed.

He could not be resuscitated.

Powder was from Yellowknife, NWT.

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