Saturday, 11 August 2018
Strathcona RCMP Investigates Collision with Cyclists on Sherwood Park Freeway
RCMP Alberta - At approximately 9:50 a.m. today, Strathcona County RCMP responded to a collision between a group of cyclists and a pickup truck. The preliminary investigation has revealed that approximately 15 cyclists were riding east bound on Sherwood Park Freeway when a group of them were struck by an east bound pickup truck. The collision occurred just prior to Highway 216. Five cyclists, both males and females were transported by ground ambulance to Edmonton hospitals with non-life threatening injuries. Two of the five cyclists suffered serious injuries. The pickup truck and driver, an adult female remained at the scene. All possible contributing factors related to this collision are being considered and the collision remains under investigation. No further details are available at this time.