Ponoka RCMP investigate motorcycle crash resulting in fatality

Ponoka, Alberta – The Ponoka RCMP responded to a call on July 10 of a motorcycle crash which occurred on Highway 792, just north of Highway 53 West.

Shortly after 7:33 p.m., the RCMP, including Ponoka Traffic Services, with EMS and STARS attended the location of the crash. One 56-year-old male from Ponoka, who was the lone rider on the motorcycle, was transported to an Edmonton hospital in critical condition.

On July 13, the male succumbed to his injuries while in the hospital.

Stars Air Ambulance
(File Photo) – Stars Air Ambulance

The cause of the collision, which resulted in the motorcycle going off the road into the ditch, remains under investigation by the RCMP. There are no updates anticipated in relation to this investigation.

Ponoka RCMP

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