June 21, 2014 5:22 pm

Motorcyclist killed in collision with semi in Grande Prairie

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EDMONTON – A 20-year-old motorcyclist is dead after a collision in Grande Prairie Friday night.

RCMP and EMS crews were called to a collision between a motorcycle and a semi truck in the area of 99 Street and 137 Avenue around 9:20 p.m.

The 20-year-old driver of the motorcycle, whose identity has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 21-year-old woman, who was a passenger on the motorcycle, was taken to a local hospital with what RCMP believe are non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the semi was not injured in the collision.

RCMP are investigating to determine what caused the collision, but officers do not believe drugs or alcohol were a factor.

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