Athabasca, Alberta – On Sept. 12, 2018 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Athabasca RCMP received information about an erratic vehicle travelling north on Highway 2 towards Athabasca.
An Alberta Sheriff was assisting in the area and located the truck travelling at a high rate of speed. A pursuit was not initiated. A short time later the truck was located after colliding into a ditch.
Tragically, the lone 20-year-old female occupant was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Athabasca RCMP and a RCMP Collision Analyst continue to investigate. All contributing factors related to this collision are being considered and it remains under investigation. The truck had previously been reported stolen from Edmonton.
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