Thursday , 17 June 2021

Motorcycle driver dies in fatal collision Tuesday

A 52-year-old man from Cold Lake First Nation has died as a result of a serious collision on Tuesday.

He was driving a motorcycle at roughly 4:30pm yesterday afternoon heading northbound on Highway 28 when a southbound truck attempted a left at the intersection of Highway 55, which led to the collision.

The motorcycle driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The male driver of the truck was not injured.

Cold Lake RCMP along with a RCMP Collision Analyst continue to investigate.

The name of the deceased will not be released.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.