Motor Vehicle Collision involving a Fire Truck

Killam, Alberta – On March 17, 2017 at 7:50 am Killam RCMP, EMS and Fire attended to the scene of a single motor vehicle roll over on Highway 13 west of the Town of Daysland.

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Upon arrival and prior to being able to set up traffic control, a Fire Truck that was blocking the West bound lane was struck from behind by a Semi truck.

At the time of the collision the emergency lights were activated on the Fire Truck. The Fire Truck sustained substantial damage, luckily no fire fighters were injured in the collision. The driver of the Semi Truck was taken to hospital with minor injuries and later released.

At the time of the collision there was heavy fog in the area, visibility was zero and the road were covered in ice. The collision is still under investigation.

Killam RCMP


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