Banff RCMP investigate fatal motor vehicle collision on Alberta Highway 1

Banff, Alberta – On Jan. 27, 2021, at approximately 6:50 p.m. Banff RCMP along with Banff Fire and EMS responded to a single vehicle roll over collision on Highway 1 at the Minnewanka Road/Banff Avenue exit near Banff.

A vehicle that was west bound on Highway 1 lost control and rolled, landing north of Highway 1 between the highway and the Minnewanka exit.

Highway 1 - Collision
Highway 1 – Collision

A 23-year-old female from Kelowna, B.C. was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The three other passengers, one female youth, an adult male and adult female all from Kelowna, B.C. were assessed for minor injuries on scene and transported to a local area hospital for further assessment.

The RCMP Collison Analyst attended the scene to assist in the investigation.

The collision remains under investigation; however further updates are not anticipated.

Banff RCMP

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