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.


Contact information

S/Sgt. Tom Kalis
Cochrane Operations

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