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Police investigate fatal collision on the Henday

For Immediate Release: 14-Mar-2019 @ 10:30 AM
MRU #: TR19009

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a fatal collision that occurred on the Henday in southwest Edmonton yesterday evening.

At approximately 5:40 p.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2019, Southwest Division officers responded to the report of a two-vehicle collision in the area of Anthony Henday Drive and 62 Avenue.

 

It was reported to police that a Dodge Journey was travelling southbound on Anthony Henday Drive past 62 Avenue in the right lane when it suddenly slowed down. The Journey was reportedly straddling two lanes when it was struck on the rear passenger side by a motorcycle that was also travelling southbound in the right lane.

 

EMS responded, treated and transported the 31-year-old male motorcyclist to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. There were no other injuries reported in this collision.

 

The EPS Major Collision Investigations Section continues to investigate.



 

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

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