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  • Writer's pictureKyle Sooley-Brookings

Several Accidents Across in Alberta as Late Season Storm Hits

This weekend in southern Alberta looked nothing like the last weekend of April but rather the middle of February.

RCMP responded to multiple reports of accidents across Alberta. On the Queen Elizabeth II Highway near Penhold, a semi-truck jackknifed.  A bus crashed near Cochrane injuring several people. Several people were taken to hospital with minor to serious injuries. There was another crash on Highway 1 near Jumping Pound. There were 13 vehicles involved, two of which were tractor-trailers. In Calgary, there were 109 non-injury vehicular accidents, 18 accidents that resulted in injury, and 20 hit and runs. There were several flight delays at the Calgary Airport. Several power outages were also reported.


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