Parkland RCMP respond to hit-and-run involving motorcycle – UPDATE 21-year-old male charged

Parkland County, Alberta – Parkland RCMP have laid charges in the investigation into a hit-and-run collision between a motorcycle and a truck on May 30, 2022.

The driver of the truck was identified and has turned himself in to the Parkland RCMP. 21-year-old Cameron Leslie Jones of Spruce Grove has been charged with the following:

Dangerous operation of a vehicle causing bodily harm
Failing to remain at a collision where a person was injured and required assistance

Cameron Leslie Jones was held for a judicial interim release hearing and was released by the presiding Justice. He is next set to appear in court in Stony Plain on June 29, 2022.

The victim remains in hospital in serious condition.

Parkland RCMP would like to express their appreciation for the public’s assistance in providing valuable tips and information relating to this investigation.

BACKGROUND

Parkland County, Alberta – Parkland RCMP are seeking information that will help to identify the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run the morning of May 30, 2022, on Highway 44 on the overpass at Highway 16, Parkland County.

The truck is described as follows:

grey or silver Dodge Ram 1500

possibly 2003-2005

crew cab

short box

stock rims

heavy front end damage from the collision

The truck was travelling East on Highway 44 when the collision occurred. Following the collision, the truck fled back westbound on Highway 44.

Anyone who can identify the truck or the driver is asked to contact the Parkland RCMP at 825-220-2000. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Parkland RCMP

BACKGROUND

Parkland County, Alberta – On May 30, 2022, at approximately 6:50 a.m., Parkland RCMP received a report of a hit-and-run collision between a truck and a motorcycle on Highway 44 on the overpass at Highway 16 in Parkland County.

The motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries and has been transported to hospital. His identity will not be released. The driver of the truck fled the scene.

motorcycle collision
File Photo

Traffic is blocked on Highway 44 at Highway 16 while the investigation continues. Parkland RCMP are asking drivers to find an alternate route. Traffic is expected to be affected for several hours. Traffic on Highway 16 is unaffected.

The truck is described by witnesses as a grey Dodge Ram 1500 . Parkland RCMP are asking for anyone with information to come forward to help identify the driver of the truck.

If you are able to identify the vehicle or driver, please contact the Parkland RCMP at 825-220-2000. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Parkland RCMP

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