Westlock RCMP respond to fatal collision just north of the Hamlet of Pickardville turnoff on Highway 44.

Pickardville, Alberta – This morning at approximately 8:00 a.m., Westlock RCMP responded to a two vehicle collision just north of the Hamlet of Pickardville turnoff on Highway 44.

Preliminary investigation has revealed that a southbound semi-tractor hauling heavy equipment and a northbound SUV collided. The lone occupant of the SUV, a 60-year-old female from Westlock was pronounced deceased at scene. The driver of the semi-tractor was not injured.

Highway 44 Collision
Highway 44 Collision

Westlock RCMP and a RCMP Collision Reconstructionist continue to investigate. Traffic on Highway 44 is no longer being diverted.

No further updates are anticipated and the name of the deceased will not be released.

Westlock RCMP



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