Vermilion RCMP investigate fatal collision on Alberta Highway 16

Vermilion, Alberta – On Sept. 30, 2020 at approximately 3:19 p.m., Vermilion RCMP responded to a report of a two vehicle collision on Highway 16 at Range Road 70.

Preliminary investigation revealed a SUV was travelling north on Range Road 70 and was crossing Highway 16 when a collision occurred with a westbound car.

The adult driver and youth passenger of the SUV did not suffer any injuries. The 78-year-old female driver of the car from Manville, Alta., was taken via EMS to an Edmonton hospital with serious life threatening injuries where she passed away last night.

Highway 16
Highway 16

Vermilion RCMP along with a RCMP Collision analyst continue to investigate. The name of the deceased will not be released.

Vermilion RCMP

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