Skip to main content

Lethbridge man killed in Vulcan County crash

A file photo of an RCMP cruiser. (Sean Amato/CTV News Edmonton) A file photo of an RCMP cruiser. (Sean Amato/CTV News Edmonton)

RCMP are investigating what caused a collision in Vulcan County on Tuesday that killed a Lethbridge man.

The crash, which involved a pick-up truck and a semi, happened on Highway 23 and Township Road 130 at around 4:45 p.m.

Claresholm RCMP responded to the collision to find a 53-year-old dead in a pickup truck.

The driver of the semi suffered minor injuries.

A section of Highway 23 was closed in both directions as emergency crews respond to the scene.

"Alberta RCMP wish to extend our condolences to the loved ones of the deceased," said a Wednesday news release. Top Stories

Toronto Raptors player Jontay Porter banned from NBA

Toronto Raptors player Jontay Porter has been handed a lifetime ban from The National Basketball Association (NBA) following an investigation which found he disclosed confidential information to sports bettors, the league says.

As GC Strategies partner is admonished by MPs, RCMP confirms search warrant executed

The RCMP confirmed Wednesday it had executed a search warrant at an address registered to GC Strategies. This development comes as MPs are enacting an extraordinary, rarely used parliamentary power, summoning one of its contractors to appear before the House of Commons to be admonished publicly for failing to answer questions related to the ArriveCan app.

Earthquake jolts southern Japan

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 hit southern Japan late on Wednesday, said the Japan Meteorological Agency, without issuing a tsunami warning.

Stay Connected