Riding safety topic of presentation

Riding safety topic of presentation

Students at Skyline Alternate School listen to a presentation on riding safety Wednesday.

Students at Skyline Alternate School listen to Kitimat’s Denise Lodge (from left), Cst. Mat Clarabut from the Kitimat RCMP and Brenda Dauphinee from the BMD Safety Services Wednesday during a presentation titled COREY Ride and Drive Safe about riding and driving safely.

Lodge’s son, Corey, was killed in a motorcycle crash at the age of 21 while driving a high-powered motorcycle near Victoria just one day after receiving his licence.

Denise shared Corey’s story, while presenters highlighted risks and statistics, safety, motorcyle, dirtbike and four-wheel information, legal consequences, a video, sharing the road and driver communication and a song dedicated to Corey.