A photograph of Michael Boyd, to the left, his wife Shelagh Donovan who died in the accident, and their family.

"We never received an apology from anyone"

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Michael Boyd with his three children who lost their mother in August 2015 in a terrible accident at Jökulsárlon glacial lagoon

Widower disappointed at verdict in case of glacial lagoon death

11 Jan 2018 Canadian Michael Boyd, who lost his wife Shelagh in a terrible accident in 2015 when an amphibious vehicle at Jökulsárlón reversed over her, is sad over the state of the Icelandic legal system.

Shelagh Donov­an died at Jökulsárlón in 2015. She was on holiday with her husband and son.

Driver in fatal Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon accident found guilty of manslaughter

10 Jan 2018 A man in his twenties has today been found guilty of manslaughter and has been sentenced to two months in prison and will lose his drivers licence for 6 months for causing the death of a woman at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon in 2015.


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