Gibbons, Alberta – At approximately 2:00 a.m. today, Morinville RCMP received a report of a serious collision on Highway 28 just south of Township Road 570 involving a truck and semi. The truck was travelling south bound on Highway 28 when it at attempted to pass another vehicle. The truck then collided head on with a north bound semi-truck and trailer.
Police, EMS and Fire were on scene for several hours.
The lone occupant of the truck was pronounced deceased at the scene. The semi-truck driver was not injured during the collision. Morinville RCMP along with the RCMP Collision Analyst continue to investigate the fatal collision. The name of the deceased will not be released.
Traffic was diverted around the scene for several hours while the investigation continued. The highway has since been re-opened.