Highway 1 East of Calgary closed due to fatality collision

Strathmore, Alberta – Strathmore RCMP officers and emergency personnel are at the scene of a four-vehicles-collision on Highway 1 Eastbound on the East side of Calgary, Alberta.
One adult occupant was pronounced deceased on scene and one infant child was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
This multi-vehicle collision occurred at approximately 2:00 p.m. today.
The two eastbound lanes of Highway 1 are closed for an undetermined period.
This situation is causing considerable delays and motorists are asked to use alternate routes.
The RCMP traffic analyst is attending and the matter is under investigation.
More information will be shared as it becomes available.