Fatal collision on Highway 36 south of Castor

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Coronation RCMP responded to a single-vehicle rollover just south of Castor on Highway 36 near Highway 12, on Nov. 3, 2020 at approximately 6:30 a.m. 

Preliminary investigation has revealed that a truck was travelling northbound on Highway 36 when a rollover occurred into a ditch.

The 73-year-old male driver of the truck from Edmonton was pronounced deceased on scene.

An adult male passenger was taken via EMS to hospital with minor injuries.

Coronation RCMP continues to investigate but no further updates are anticipated and the name of the deceased will not be released.


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