Drumheller RCMP, EMS, and Morrin Fire Department were dispatched on March 29 at 7:25 p.m. to a two vehicle collision on Highway 9, about five kilometres east of the Highway 27 intersection known as Morrin corner.
Investigation revealed an eastbound car had drifted into the opposite lane and collided head on with a westbound tractor trailer.
The driver and lone occupant of the tractor trailer did not sustain any injuries. The driver and lone occupant of the car, a 39 year old male from Youngstown, Ab. was pronounced deceased at the scene. No charges will be laid and no names will be released.
Theft from energy site
Killam RCMP responded to a break and enter with theft at an energy site near Range Road 142 in Flagstaff County March 26 that occurred between midnight and 8 a.m. the same morning.
Suspect(s) cut locks while on the property and access was gained to several buildings. A number of items were stolen including copper wire and cables. Damages to the building and theft of property is estimated to be $250,000.
Killam RCMP continue to investigate and are asking the public’s assistance. If you have information about this incident, please call the Killam RCMP at 780-385-3509 or call your local police. or Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).