Vermilion RCMP investigate fatal collision with pedestrian

Vermilion, Alberta – On December 5, 2018 just before 10:00 p.m., RCMP responded to Highway 16 in the west bound lanes at Highway 41 for a report of a collision with a pedestrian.

A semi tractor trailer unit was travelling west when it struck a pedestrian on the roadway. Emergency crews responded but the 27-year-old male pedestrian was pronounced dead on scene.

The investigation is ongoing and is being assisted by an RCMP Collision Reconstructionist.

Pedestrian Fatality
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No charges are anticipated at this time. Vermilion RCMP are appealing for any witnesses of the collision to come forward. Please call the Vermilion RCMP at 780-853-5781 or call your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Vermilion RCMP

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