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Police continue to investigate serious collision on Manning Drive

For Immediate Release:02-Nov-2017 @ 4:17 PM
MRU #:TR17R043

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a serious two-vehicle collision that occurred yesterday morning on Manning Drive.

At approximately 9:20 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, Northeast Division officers responded to the report of a collision on Manning Drive south of 33 Street.  It was reported that a 2005 Honda Civic travelling northbound on Manning Drive lost control and crossed into oncoming traffic, striking a 2010 Prevost bus travelling southbound on Manning Drive.

 

EMS responded, treated and transported the 33-year-old female driver and nine-year-old female passenger to hospital.

 

The female driver sustained non-life threatening injuries and was released from hospital. The nine-year-old female sustained life-threatening injuries and remains in hospital in critical condition.

 

The female driver and three passengers in the bus did not sustain any injuries.

 

Alcohol and speed are not believed to be factors in this collision.

 

EPS Major Collisions Investigation Unit continues to investigate.

 

Anyone who has information about this collision is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.

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Please contact Carolin Maran at (780) 421-3544 for more information.

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