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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Slave Lake RCMP investigate multi-vehicle collision on Highway 88

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Slave Lake, Alta. - On December 27, 2018 at 12:30 PM, Slave Lake RCMP and emergency services attended a two vehicle collision on Highway 88 at the intersection of Caribou Trail.  A white GMC Sierra entered the highway and collided with a Dodge Caravan.  Two occupants of the caravan were transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries

While crews were working on this occurrence, a GMC Envoy drove through the collision scene and was struck by an ambulance.  No one was injured in this occurrence. 

The driver of the GMC Sierra in the first collision was issued a violation ticket for failing to enter a roadway safely under the Use of the Highway and Rules of the Road Regulations.

 The driver of the GMC Envoy in the second collision was issued a violation ticket for failing to yield right of way to an emergency vehicle also under the Use of the Highway and Rules of the Road Regulations.

Traffic at the scene was disrupted for short period of time while crew worked to clear the vehicles and debris

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