February 21st, 2020

Two killed in three-vehicle crash near Crowsnest Pass

By Kuhl, Nick on November 6, 2019.

Lethbridge Herald – crowsnest pass

Two people are dead following a collision near Crowsnest Pass Monday afternoon.

At approximately 4:50 p.m. Monday, Crowsnest Pass RCMP responded to a three-vehicle collision on Highway 22 and Range Road 21 south of Maycroft bridge.

RCMP say a car and a SUV collided head on while travelling on Highway 22. After the initial collision occurred, a semi-tractor collided with the car.

RCMP say a 34-year-old man from Leduc, who was the lone occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

RCMP say a 59-year-old man from Creston, B.C., who was the driver of the SUV, was also pronounced dead at the scene. An adult woman passenger of the SUV was transported to Calgary hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the semi-tractor was not injured.

Crowsnest Pass RCMP along with a RCMP Collision Analyst continue to investigate. Foggy weather conditions were reported at the time of the collision, RCMP say.

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