Blackfalds RCMP investigates after man, 46, killed in collision

BLACKFALDS – On Nov. 27 at about 2:30 p.m., Blackfalds RCMP responded to a report of a two vehicle collision on Highway 42 east of Range Road 275.

The preliminary police investigation revealed a westbound grain truck collided with a southbound semi-tractor trailer unit.

The 46-year-old man who was driving the grain truck was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the southbound semi-tractor trailer was not injured.   

Blackfalds RCMP along with a RCMP Collision analyst continue to investigate. No further updates are anticipated and the name of the deceased will not be released.