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Police investigating fatal hit-and-run collision

For Immediate Release:05-Nov-2017 @ 12:41 PM
MRU #:TR17R044

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a fatal hit-and-run collision between a vehicle and a cyclist that occurred early this morning.

At approximately 2 a.m. Northwest Division officers responded to a collision in the area of 111 Avenue and 96 Street. It was reported that a dark coloured vehicle struck a cyclist in the intersection and then fled the scene eastbound on 111 Avenue.


EMS responded, treated and transported the 38-year-old male cyclist to hospital with life-threatening injuries.  He succumbed to his injuries in hospital a short time later.

EPS Major Collision Investigations Unit continues to investigate.

 

Anyone who witnessed this collision or who has information is encouraged 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.

 

This is Edmonton’s 26th traffic fatality of 2017.

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

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