Bob Brannen and Jamie Brannen Obituary News – Car Accident: Canadian curler and father killed in “tragic” car accident.
Jamie Brannen was the heart and soul of our team for almost 5 years. He was our friend and brother and we were lucky to have him as part of our team. Jamie impacted so many in the curling world with his energy, his humour and his intensity.
According to reports on Saturday, September 24, 2022, 47-year-old curler from Upper Kingsclear, New Brunswick, Jamie Brannen, and his father, Bob Brannen were involved in a “tragic” road traffic collision from which they both sustained severe injuries.
Unfortunately, Jamie and Bob died died from injuries sustained in the crash.
Bob was Jamie’s biggest fan never missing a game or an opportunity to talk about Jamie’s accomplishments.
Jamie represented NB in 6 of the last 7 Briers. He also represented NB at the Canadian Mixed as Skip in 2008 and finishing in 4th place in 2021.