At approximately 4 a.m. on August 18th, 2013, RCMP in Consort responded to a two vehicle Motor Vehicle Collision south of Consort on Highway 886 and Township Road 340A.
A southbound motorcycle struck a Dodge Quad Cab Truck at approximately 4 a.m. on August 18 south of Consort on Highway 886 and Township Road 340A. The male driver of the motorcycle died on scene. The driver and passenger of the Dodge Quad Cab truck were not injured. Identification of the deceased is not being released at this time. The investigation is ongoing at this time.
RCMP in Consort responded to 114 calls for service within Special Area 4 during the month of July, 2013.
There was one traffic collision with non-fatal injury and seven with property damage only.
RCMP also issued 29 provincial traffic violations and wrote up 15 warnings.
Two tickets for impaired operation of a motor vehicle and four provincial liquor violations.
Three items were dealt with under the Provincial Trespass Act and four in other provincial statutes.
There were two under municipal bylaws; one fail to appear and one disturbing the peace.
One possession of marihuana, one uttering threats and two assault charges were dealt with.
Consort RCMP dealt with one theft under $5,000, one theft of cattle over $5,000 and one possession of property obtained by crime less than $5,000
Two cases of mischief, damage to or obstruct enjoyment of property, one fraud through the mail, one break and enter to a business.
There were 16 requests for criminal record checks and one general public request for fingerprinting.
They responded to three suspicious person/vehicle, one animal call, four false alarms, one lost and found.