Single Vehicle Collision Claims Life of Cochrane Woman

Cochrane, Alberta – On August 16th 2017 at approximately 1:30 pm the Cochrane RCMP responded to a report of a single vehicle collision on the Lochend Road, just north of Twp Rd 262.

Upon police arrival they located the 66 year old female driver, from Cochrane, and only occupant, deceased. The vehicle was travelling southbound on the Lochend road, when the driver lost control of the vehicle and entered the east ditch, coming to rest against a tree and fence. The name of the deceased will not be released.

This collision is still under investigation and the RCMP asking anyone who may have witnessed this collision to contact the Cochrane RCMP detachment at 403-851-8000.

Anyone with information regarding this collision are asked to contact the Cochrane RCMP detachment at 403-851-8000. If you have information about this, or any other crime(s), and you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [] for instructions on how to do it.) You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.

Cochrane RCMP

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