One dead after collision near Alix

BASHAW- A 58-year-old person is dead after a collision on Highway 12 and Highway 601 Saturday.

On April 17, 2021, at 12:45 p.m., Bashaw RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Highway 12 and Highway 601.

The initial investigation indicated that a vehicle was northbound on Highway 601 when it was struck by a vehicle travelling east on Highway 12 causing the northbound vehicle to roll.

The 58-year-old driver of the northbound vehicle was declared deceased at the scene. The driver of the eastbound vehicle was transported to hospital by STARS Air Ambulance in serious but stable condition.

The RCMP Collison Analyst attended the scene to assist in the investigation.