Airdrie RCMP on scene at serious collision – traffic being diverted – Update

Airdrie, Alberta – Airdrie RCMP have now cleared the scene of a fatal collision on Highway 567 and Range Road 285.

Preliminary information shows that a 17 year old female was eastbound when she lost control of her vehicle when weather turned bad. Her vehicle then entered the path of a westbound vehicle, resulting in the collision.

Tragically, the driver of the first vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene. The two elderly persons in the second vehicle were transported to hospital with undetermined injuries.

No further information is available at this time.

Background:

May 8, 2019

Airdrie RCMP on scene at serious collision – traffic being diverted

Airdrie, Alta – Airdrie RCMP are currently on scene at a serious collision at Range Road 285 and Highway 567. Traffic cannot pass through this area and is being diverted. Please find an alternate route.

An update will be sent when the road is cleared.



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