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Rimbey RCMP investigate fatal single vehicle collision

At 5:33 p.m., on July 8, Rimbey RCMP, Rocky Mountain House RCMP, Rocky Mountain Fire and EMS responded to a single vehicle collision on Highway 22 just south of Township Road 422A.

A 27-year-old female from Edmonton, Alta., was pronounced deceased at the scene and the second person in the vehicle, a 33-year-old male from Lac La Biche, Alta., was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

RCMP’s initial investigation shows that the vehicle was travelling southbound on Highway 22 when it crossed the northbound lane, entered the ditch and travelled down a steep embankment where it rolled.

RCMP continue to investigate this crash.