Rimbey RCMP investigate fatal motor vehicle collision on Highway 22

Rimbey, Alberta – At 6:46 a.m. this morning, Rimbey RCMP responded to a serious two vehicle collision on Highway 22 at Highway 53. EMS and Fire attended the collision scene with Rimbey RCMP.

Preliminary investigation indicates that a truck travelling westbound on Highway 53 collided with a northbound truck on Highway 22.

The lone female driver of the truck travelling westbound has been taken to an area hospital.

One of the occupants of the truck travelling northbound, an adult male was pronounced deceased at the scene. The other two occupants of that truck have also been taken to hospital.

Traffic was delayed while an RCMP Collision Analyst attended the scene. The Collision Analyst will conduct an investigation into the cause of this collision. The road has now been opened for travel.

This collision is in its preliminary stage of investigation and further information is not available at this time.

Rimbey RCMP

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