RCMP Strathmore: Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision – Township Road 244

On May 31, 2015 at approximately 10:00 Hrs, members of the Strathmore RCMP, and emergency services responded to the scene of a two vehicle collision on Township Road 244, near Range Road 254, Wheatland County, Alberta.

The driver of a car traveling westbound on Township Road 244, and making a left turn into a parking lot, collided with an eastbound motorcycle.

The male driver of the motorcycle, 34 year old Dale Adam Beaton, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Strathmore Victim Services is providing assistance to the family and friends.

The male driver of the car was uninjured.

Alcohol and road conditions are not considered to be factors in the collision.

The RCMP Collision Analyst attended and the investigation is continuing.

Township Road was closed until approximately 15:00 Hrs while RCMP conducted their investigation and crews removed debris at the scene.