2 dead in head-on crash on Hwy. 2 near Okotoks
EMS officials confirm the driver of an SUV was pronounced dead on scene after her vehicle was struck by an oncoming van on Highway 2 near Okotoks Friday morning.
RCMP confirm two people are dead following a Friday morning highway crash south of Calgary.
Emergency crews responded to the southbound lanes of Highway 2, just south of the Highway 2A overpass, shortly before 9 a.m.
According to EMS officials, a northbound passenger van being driven by a man entered the southbound lanes of the highway and crashed into an oncoming SUV being driven by a woman.
Both drivers were pronounced dead on scene.
Southbound travel in the area was reduced to a single lane during the investigation, but the road has since been reopened.
The victims have not been identified.