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Man killed in highway crash with semi-truck in Rocky View County

The driver of an SUV was killed in a crash with a semi truck on a rural Alberta highway on Thursday.
The driver of an SUV was killed in a crash with a semi truck on a rural Alberta highway on Thursday. Global News

The driver of an SUV was killed Thursday afternoon, after the vehicle he was in crashed with a semi-truck.

Emergency responders were called to the scene of the collision, which happened east of Calgary near Highway 564 and Range Road 272, at about 12:50 p.m.

The SUV driver was pronounced dead at the scene, EMS said, and was the only person in the vehicle.

The driver of an SUV was killed in a crash with a semi truck on a rural Alberta highway on Thursday. Global News
The driver of an SUV was killed in a crash with a semi truck on a rural Alberta highway on Thursday. Global News

The driver of the semi was not injured.

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Alberta RCMP said Highway 564 was “not passable between Range Road 273 and 274.”

RCMP asked that people “please stay away from the area.”

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