Mo­tor­cy­clist killed in col­li­sion on High­way 9 and 566

The Drumheller Mail - - REAL ESTATE - Sub­mit­ted The Drumheller Mail mailphoto by Patrick Ko­lafa

On July 24, 2016, at 4:20 p.m., Beiseker RCMP re­ceived a com­plaint of a se­ri­ous mo­tor ve­hi­cle col­li­sion on High­way 9 just south of High­way 566.

Beiseker RCMP with the as­sis­tance of Air­drie Ru­ral RCMP, Fire and EMS all at­tended.

Pre­lim­i­nary in­ves­ti­ga­tions shows a mo­tor­cy­cle crossed the cen­ter line and was struck by a south­bound Dodge Du­rango.

The 47 year old fe­male mo­tor­cy­clist from the Strath­more area was pro­nounced de­ceased on scene. The name of the de­ceased is not be­ing re­leased.

High­way 9 was shut down to traf­fic while a col­li­sion an­a­lyst at­tended the scene.

Traf­fic was rerouted on Sunday evening fol­low­ing a fa­tal crash on High­way 9 near High­way 566. It ap­pears a mo­tor­cy­clist crossed the cen­tre line, col­lid­ing with an on­com­ing SUV.

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