RCMP Alberta – This morning at approximately 1:40 a.m., Killam RCMP responded to a single vehicle collision with a ditch on Highway 13 and Highway 872 intersection. Preliminary investigation indicates that the truck was driving northbound on Highway 872 when it failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Highway 13 and collided with a ditch.
Tragically, the 35-year-old driver of the truck was pronounced deceased at the scene. Four other adult male occupants also suffered injuries. Three were transported via EMS and the other male was transported via STARS to an Edmonton Hospital. All have serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Killam RCMP continue to investigate. No further updates are expected.
Our thoughts are with the family of the deceased at this time. The name of the deceased will not be provided.