Motorcycle rider flees from Peace Officers near Lloydminster, dies in collision minutes later

County of Vermillion River, Alberta – On Aug. 7, 2023, at 1:06 p.m., Kitscoty RCMP received a report to be on the lookout for a motorcycle who fled from an attempted traffic stop by a Peace Officer near Lloydminster. At 1:14 p.m., a call of a single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle on Highway 16 near Range Road 20 was reported. The motorcycle matched the one from the earlier incident.

Fatal motorcycle collision
(File Photo) Fatal motorcycle collision

The driver of the motorcycle, who has been identified as a 58-year-old male resident of the County of Rural Vermillion River, Alta., was pronounced deceased on scene. RCMP remained on scene for several hours investigating the collision.

The investigation into the circumstances of this collision continue.

No further updates are anticipated.

Kitscoty RCMP

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