STARS Air Ambulance called to 2-vehicle crash near Smoky Lake

Three people were injured in a two-vehicle collision east of Smoky Lake, Alta., on Saturday afternoon. A number of emergency vehicles, including RCMP cruisers and ambulances, were seen at the crash site — near Highway 28 and Highway 857 —…

22-year-old killed in collision between car and semi in Wetaskiwin

A 22-year-old passenger inside a 2007 Ford Focus died Friday afternoon after the car collided with a semi-truck at a busy intersection in Wetaskiwin, Alta. It happened just before 2:30 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Highway 13 and 814…

Calgary tow truck operator says it will take a week to clear vehicles abandoned in storm

Drivers throughout southern Alberta were out on Sunday morning, retrieving their vehicles that were abandoned during the snow storm that hit the area Saturday night. Stoney Trail near Shaganappi Trail was littered with vehicles on the side of the road.…

Man charged in fatal 2017 pedestrian hit and run on Siksika Nation highway

A man has been charged in connection with a 2017 hit and run on a Siksika Nation, Alta., highway that left a female pedestrian dead, RCMP said Tuesday. Mariam Raweater, 52, of Siksika Nation, was walking on Highway 901 on…

Eastbound Highway 1 closed west of Calgary after semi-trailer crash

RCMP closed the eastbound lanes of a section of Highway 1 on Thursday after a crash between two semi-trailers. The collision southwest of Cochrane, Alta., happened at around 2:30 a.m.., causing a large amount of debris to be scattered on…

RCMP suspect piece of crane boom damaged Wabamun overpass; Highway 16 closed

RCMP west of Edmonton were forced to shut down a portion of Highway 16 after what’s believed to be a hit-and-run collision involving a crane boom and the Wabamun overpass. On Wednesday at about 10 p.m., Stony Plain/Spruce Grove/Enoch RCMP…