Bassano, Alberta – (Friday 6:38 PM) The Bassano RCMP along with Emergency Services are on scene at a two vehicle collision that has resulted in two fatalities. The collision is at the intersection of Highways 1 and 847 near Bassano. Traffic is down to one lane in each direction and the RCMP are requesting that motorists travel slowly and cautiously while passing emergency vehicles.
The RCMP were dispatched at 4:02 p.m. to the serious collision. An RCMP collision analyst will be attending to conduct a scene examination. Traffic is expected to remain slowed in the area for several hours.
No further information is available at this time as the investigation is in its very early stages.
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