Airdrie, Alberta – Airdrie RCMP has laid criminal charges in a single vehicle collision which occurred off Highway 564 in Airdrie’s rural area, on September 22, 2016. Several complaints where received when a vehicle drove off the road through a farmers field, finally stopping when it crashed into a fence.
Further investigation has lead to both occupants of the vehicle facing criminal charges. The male driver, 46 year old Donald SALUHAB of Drumheller, Alberta has been charged with dangerous driving, driving while disqualified, 5 counts of possession of stolen property, 3 counts of possession of a controlled substance, and breach of his bail conditions. The female passenger, 35 year old Cassie JOHNSON has been charged with similar offences including 5 counts of possession of stolen property and 3 counts of possession of a controlled substance.
The investigation is ongoing.
Driving Erratically at High Speed Through Farmer’s Field Ends in Collision
September 22, 2016
Airdrie, Alberta – On September 22nd 2016, at approximately 7 PM the Airdrie Rural RCMP members responded to a number of complaints of a vehicle driving erratically and at high rates of speed through farmers’ fields. Another complaint came in of a single vehicle collision in the same area. It was determined that the vehicle involved in all of these complaints was the same vehicle.
Two occupants of the truck were transported via ground ambulance to hospital where they are undergoing medical intervention.
All possible contributing factors related to this collision are being considered, and the collision remains under investigation.
RCMP, “K” Division
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