Edmonton Police investigating fatal collision this morning

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a collision that has left one female deceased and two males with life-threatening injuries.

Just before 6:15 a.m. today, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, Northeast Division officers responded to a two-vehicle collision in the area of 17 Street NE and Manning Drive.

The male driver of one vehicle carrying two passengers was sent to hospital with life-threatening injuries. A male passenger was also taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. The other passenger (female) was pronounced deceased on scene.

The lone male driver of the second vehicle suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The following road closures are in effect as EPS Major Collision Investigation Unit investigates:

  • Southbound traffic on Manning Drive at 33 Street NE is closed. Traffic has been rerouted to Hwy 37.
  • Northbound traffic on Manning Drive is closed at Meridian Street.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area take alternate routes as the investigation continues.

Anyone who witnessed this collision or who has information is encouraged to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.

Edmonton Police Service
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