Alcohol and speed considered factors in QEII crash
CALGARY – RCMP are hoping to speak with anyone who witnessed a serious crash on the QEII over the weekend that injured two people.
It happened on Highway 2 south of Yankee Valley Blvd. around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday.
RCMP say a Grey 2004 GMC Sierra pickup was travelling northbound when the driver lost control, rolling into the east ditch.
One passenger in the vehicle, a 49-year-old Airdrie man, was rushed to hospital in critical condition. Police say it appears he wasn’t wearing a seatbelt.
The driver of the vehicle, a 49-year-old Airdrie man, was also taken to hospital.
Investigators believe speed and alcohol were factors in the collision.
Any witnesses who have not yet provided a statement to the RCMP are asked to call RCMP at (403) 945-7200.