Lake Louise, Alberta – On August 9 at 4:15 pm, Lake Louise RCMP responded to a single vehicle collision on Highway 93 North, approximately 63 km north of Lake Louise. A Dodge Ram 2500 travelling southbound lost control and rolled near the north end of Waterfowl Lake, ending up on it’s roof.
The male driver, a 26-year-old man from Alaska died at the scene. The passenger in the truck, a 22 year-old woman, was treated at the scene for minor injuries. The investigation into the cause of the collision is ongoing, however, alcohol and drugs are not believed to be factors in the collision.
Lake Louise RCMP extend their condolences to the man’s family and friends. They would also like to thank the witnesses, first responders and good Samaritans who provided aid to the victims of the crash and made every effort to save the man’s life.
Traffic on Highway 93 was affected for approximately 3 hours yesterday while the scene was cleared but there is no interruption at this time.
Lake Louise RCMP