Teen injured in single-vehicle rollover near Brooks
CALGARY -- A 19-year-old man is in hospital after a single vehicle rollover on the outskirts of Brooks on Friday.
The crash happened on Highway 1 near the 15 Avenue W.
Emergency crews were responded at 11:50 p.m. When they arrived, they found the man lying in the median with multiple injuries near a damaged truck.
The teen from Duchess, Alberta was taken to hospital in Brooks, then taken to Calgary Foothills Hospital by ground ambulance.
Police believe the driver failed to negotiate a curve in the road, causing the truck to roll several times.
No one else was in the truck.
Speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in the crash.