18-Year-Old Female Deceased Following Collision on Highway 36

Taber, Alberta – RCMP are investigating a serious collision which occurred on July 21, 2017 leaving an 18-year-old female deceased.

At approximately 10:20 p.m., RCMP were dispatched to attend a two vehicle collision at the intersection of Highway 526 and Highway 36. As a result of the collision, the SUV rolled, and the car caught fire.

The car was travelling eastbound on Highway 526 when it collided with the SUV which was travelling northbound on Highway 36.

All three occupants of the SUV attended an area hospital with minor injuries.

The 17-year-old driver of the car was transported to an area hospital with injuries, and the 18-year-old female passenger was pronounced deceased at the collision scene.

The RCMP are currently investigating this collision with the assistance of a Collision Analyst. All possible contributing factors to this collision are being investigated and no further information is available at this time.

Taber/Vauxhall RCMP

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