College hockey ref injured at Van Andel has died

Undated courtesy photo of Oliver "Butch" Mousseaux.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A college hockey referee who fell and hit his head on the ice during warmups last weekend at Van Andel Arena has died.

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association said Friday that Oliver “Butch” Mousseaux died this morning after being injured last weekend before a semifinal game between Michigan Tech and Ferris State at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.

The AP has reported Mousseaux officiated in the minors and Canadian juniors.



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