Three Hills RCMP Investigate Fatal Collision On Highway 21

Three Hills RCMP are investigating after a stolen truck was involved in a fatal collision near Delburne.

At approximately 11am on Monday, December 19th a Dodge Ram pick-up truck was traveling southbound on Highway 21 at the Delburne entrance when it crossed the centre line and entered the opposite ditch, according to police.

Three Hills RCMP say the driver of the truck brought the vehicle back onto the road where it entered into on-coming traffic and collided with a northbound sport utility vehicle.

The driver of the SUV, a 61 year old male was taken to hospital where he was pronounced deceased. A female passenger in the SUV was also transported to hospital with serious injuries.

Mounties say a 25 year old male and a 46 year old male from the Dodge Ram left on foot and were brought back by witnesses to receive medical attention.

They were also taken to hospital for injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

Traffic was re-routed around the collision scene for several hours. Three Hills RCMP and the RCMP Collision Analyst are continuing to investigate with assistance from the Red Deer General Investigation Section.

According to Three Hills RCMP, more information will be provided when it becomes available.

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