Rocky Mountain House RCMP investigate pedestrian fatality

January 28, 2020
O'Chiese First Nation, Alberta

News release

On Jan. 25, just prior to 6 a.m., the RCMP in Rocky Mountain House responded to a complaint of a disturbance on the O'Chiese First Nation. Responding members determined that there was a motor vehicle collision, and a young female pedestrian was struck.

The 17-year-old female was transported to the hospital with critical injuries. On Jan. 27, the female succumbed to her injuries and died in the hospital.

The investigation is ongoing. A collision analyst attended to conduct a scene examination.

The 22-year-old female driver was arrested on scene, and charges are anticipated pending the outcome of the investigation.

An update will be provided when available.


Contact information

Corporal Laurel Scott
Media Relations Group

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