Adrian Oliver, RCMP Officer's Funeral Planned For Surrey, BC

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RCMP Const. Adrian Oliver will be given a regimental funeral at a Surrey, B.C. church. (Facebook)
RCMP Const. Adrian Oliver will be given a regimental funeral at a Surrey, B.C. church. (Facebook)

UPDATE: The regimental funeral has been moved to the Langley Event Centre. A march will begin at noon PT with the funeral at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. It will be live streamed.

Const. Adrian Oliver, the RCMP officer killed in a crash this week, will be mourned in a regimental funeral next Tuesday at a church in Surrey, B.C.

The 28-year-old's funeral will be held Nov. 20 at 1 p.m. PT. Hundreds of law enforcement officers, as well as family and friends are expected to attend from across North America.

Oliver died Tuesday after his unmarked police car was struck by a semi at a Newton intersection. The incident is under investigation.

Oliver, who joined the Mounties in 2008, has a twin brother who is also an RCMP officer in the Lower Mainland. Their stepfather, Chief Supt. Joe Oliver, is currently the force's director-general of border integrity based in Ottawa.

A candlelight vigil has also been set for Nov. 30 outside the Surrey RCMP detachment from 6-9 p.m. PT.

Condolences have been pouring in from across Canada on Facebook and RCMP websites.

UPDATE: The regimental funeral has been moved to the Langley Event Centre. A march will begin at noon PT with the funeral at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. It will be live streamed.

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