On 2015-07-01 at 1145 PM, Cochrane RCMP, and EMS, where called out to a person lying on the side of the highway 1, between Highway 40 and Morley road, in the east bound lane. When RCMP and EMS arrived, a male was located who was pronounced deceased at that the scene. RCMP are currently on scene, and have closed the inside East Bound lane of Highway 1, while they investigate the incident. RCMP Forensic Identification Section and the Major Crime Unit are assisting in the investigation to determine what happened. Further information will be released in the morning, when it is available, but no further updates will be released until then.
RCMP are no longer on scene and Highway 1 has reopened. RCMP Major Crime Unit is still investigating. Further information to follow when it is available.