01/19/2016 13:12 EST | Updated 01/19/2017 00:12 EST

Manitoba correctional officer to be recognized with lake

WINNIPEG — Manitoba is recognizing a correctional officer who died on the job by naming a lake in her honour.

Rhonda Commodore was a guard at The Pas Correctional Centre when she was killed in a highway crash while transporting inmates to Dauphin in 2014.

Commodore Lake is 45 kilometres north of Flin Flon.

The Canadian Press