Cochrane RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle crash

September 6, 2019
Cochrane, Alberta

News release

RCMP in Cochrane, Alta. responded to a fatal motorcycle crash around 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 5, 2019.

Two motorcyclists on separate bikes were travelling northbound on Twelve Mile Coulee road near Cochrane when a deer leapt from the side of the road and collided with one of the riders. A 72-year-old male sustained grave injuries from the impact with the animal and did not survive.

The identity of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

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Contact information

S/Sgt. Tom Kalis
Cochrane Operations
403-851-8000

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