Red Deer woman killed in Highway 3 crash west of Fort Macleod

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Piikani RCMP officials say a 47-year-old woman from Red Deer has been killed in a crash near Brockett.

Police say they got the call around 7 p.m. Monday evening to reports of a serious motor vehicle collision on Highway 3 west of Fort Macleod.

Officers from the Piikani Nation, Pincher Creek and Fort Macleod RCMP detachments all responded to the scene.

When they arrived, they discovered a passenger vehicle had collided with a semi truck.

The woman driving the passenger vehicle was declared deceased on scene.

The driver of the semi received minor injuries.

The RCMP collision reconstruction team was also called out to assist in the investigation.

There’s no word on what caused the fatal crash.


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