Picture Butte RCMP Respond to a Fatal Collision on Highway 23

Lethbridge County, Alberta – Investigation thus far has revealed that at approximately 12:45 pm on Sunday, a pick up truck travelling southbound on Highway 23 crossed over the centre line and collided with a northbound semi tractor trailer.

The female driver of the southbound pick up truck was pronounced deceased at the scene. She was the lone occupant of the vehicle. The male driver of the tractor trailer did not sustain any injuries.

The investigation in ongoing and all possible factors are being considered.

Police will not be releasing the names of the persons involved. Family members have been notified.

No additional information is available at this time.

Picture Butte RCMP

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