Athabasca RCMP investigate fatal collision on Alberta Highway 2

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.

Athabasca RCMP

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