RCMP High River – Serious Accident on Highway 2: UPDATE

High River AB –

On June 16, 2015 at approximately 1230 pm, members of the High River Fire Dept, EMS and RCMP, along with the High River Integrated Traffic Services responded to a single vehicle rollover on highway 2 approximately 3 km south of High River.

A passenger car which was being operated by a lone male left the north bound lanes of highway 2 before rolling in the east ditch.  The driver was ejected from the vehicle and succumbed to his injuries.  STARS had been dispatched, however they did not land.

A portion of Highway 2 was re-routed for approximately  1 hour with the assistance of Volker Stevin to allow Police and an RCMP Collision Reconstructionist to continue with the ongoing investigation.

The notification of the Next of Kin continues.