Cochrane, Alberta – On July 12, 2014 at approximately 3:20 p.m., Cochrane RCMP officers were dispatched to a collision on Highway 22 just south of Highway 1. Information received from witnesses indicate that a motorcycle was merging onto the south bound lane of Highway 22 from Highway 1. The motorcycle came into contact with a sedan traveling south bound on Highway 22. The lone rider of the motorcycle was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries. An adult female and infant child from the south bound car were also taken to hospital with what is believed to be minor injuries.
The collision is still under investigation.
The highway was partially blocked for a short time but has been fully reopened.