Parkland RCMP, Lac Ste Anne Fire and EMS responded to a report of a semi-tractor and trailer unit colliding into a home on Range Road 23A, south of Township Road 545, near the town of Onoway at approximately 4:40 pm on Sun. Nov. 20, 2022.
The driver of the semi-tractor unit identified to be a 49-year-old male resident of Edgerton, Alta. was found deceased inside the vehicle once emergency crews were able to get to him. The two occupants who were in the home at the time of the collision were not injured as they were in another part of the home.
Initial indications show that the driver may have suffered a medical event which lead to the collision. The RCMP collision analyst attended the scene to assist with the investigation which is still ongoing and police await the results of an autopsy from the medical examiner’s office.