Edmonton Police investigate fatal collision on one way road, speed and alcohol are considered to be factor

Edmonton, Alberta – Officers from the Major Collision Investigations Section (MCIS) are investigating a fatal head-on collision that occurred on a one-way road.

At approximately 6:18 p.m. Wednesday evening, May 27, 2020, police were called to 100 Avenue at 167 Street on the report of a head-on collision. It was reported that a 2018 Ford F150 was travelling westbound on the eastbound-only section of 100 Avenue near 167 Street when it collided with a 2017 Dodge Caravan travelling eastbound.

Fatal Collision
File Photo – Fatal Collision

The 75-year-old male driver of the Caravan was pronounced deceased on scene. A 70-year-old female, 32-year-old male and 3-year-old boy who were also in the Caravan were transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The 38-year-old male driver of the F-150 was transported to hospital and is in serious but stable condition.

Speed and alcohol are considered to be factors in this collision. MCIS officers continue to investigate.

Anyone with any information about this or any other crime is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.com/250.

MRU #: TR20R009

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