Cochrane RCMP Investigate Two Vehicle MVC

Two Vehicle Collision on Highway 1A West of Cochrane

Cochrane, AB – Today, at approximately 11:15 a.m. the Cochrane RCMP responded to a serious motor vehicle collision on Highway 1A at approximately the Grand Valley road west of Cochrane.  The collision was between a pick up truck and a mini van.  One occupant of the van sustained undetermined injuries.  The driver of the pick up truck did not sustain any injuries. Traffic was temporarily slowed down on highway 1A eastbound and westbound, while the disabled vehicles were removed from the highway.  

This collision is still under investigation however, it is believed that icy roads and reduced visibility due to blowing snow were factors in this collision. 

Anyone with information regarding this motor vehicle collision are asked to contact the Cochrane RCMP detachment at 403-851-8000.  If you have information about this, or any other crime(s), and you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [] for instructions on how to do it.)  You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.