RCMP says 1 killed, 4 injured in SUV and pickup truck collision in southern Alberta on Saturday Globalnews.ca

One person was killed and four others were injured in a collision between an SUV and a pickup truck in southern Alberta on Saturday.

The Vulcan RCMP said its officers participated in a two-vehicle collision with firefighters, which occurred at the intersection of Highway 23 and Highway 529 on July 16 at around 5:25 p.m.

The RCMP said a pickup truck was heading south on Highway 23 when it collided with the driver’s side of a westbound SUV traveling on Highway 529.

A 55-year-old man, the only occupant in the truck, was declared brought dead on the spot.

Officials said the 34-year-old driver of the SUV, along with two young children who were traveling in the back seat, were taken to hospitals in Calgary.

A third passenger, a 33-year-old woman, was taken to hospital by the Stars. Police said his condition was not known till Monday night.

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The collision caused a road closure that lasted several hours while the RCMP collision rebuilder was at the scene.

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Officers are asking for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to contact the Vulcan RCMP detachment at 403-485-2266, anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online www.P3Tips.com,

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