St. Albert RCMP – unfolding event, serious motor vehicle vs cyclist collision – UPDATED

St. Albert, Alberta – At approximately 3:05 pm, St. Albert RCMP were called to Gresham Blvd. and Grenfell Avenue where there was a collision between a youth on a bike and an Econoline Van.

The youth is believed to have suffered serious injuries and is being transported to an Edmonton hospital. No one else appears injured.

The investigation is ongoing and St. Albert RCMP would ask motorists to avoid the area.

UPDATE

St. Albert, AB – St. Albert RCMP has confirmed that the 13 year old male youth involved in the motor vehicle collision has succumbed to his injuries.  The parents of the deceased have been notified and supports have been put in place to assist.  The male’s name will not be released out of respect to the family.

RCMP Collision Analyst and St. Albert Traffic Section continue to investigate the incident.

St. Albert Victim Services is available to anyone who may require assistance relating to this matter.

UPDATE

June 9, 2017

St. Albert, AB – St. Albert RCMP Traffic Services along with RCMP Collision Analyst continue to investigation this incident. All individuals connected to this collision have been interviewed by investigators and St. Albert Victim Services continues to support those involved in this traumatic incident.

This type of investigation can be lengthy and the final report from the collision analyst may take up to a month to be completed.

St. Albert RCMP can say that there are no charges pending at this time. Neither drugs, alcohol or road conditions are believed to be factors and the deceased male was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision.

St. Albert RCMP would like to thank St. Albert Fire Services, AHS Emergency Medical Services, St. Albert Victim Services and all others who assisted in this incident.

Police File 2017-712745

St. Albert RCMP


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