Busy week for Leduc RCMP

On June 14th, 2016 at 5:34 P.M, Leduc RCMP, along with Leduc and Edmonton emergency services responded to a two vehicle collision...

  • Wed Jun 15th, 2016 7:00pm
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Submitted by Leduc RCMP

On June 14th, 2016 at 5:34 P.M, Leduc RCMP, along with Leduc and Edmonton emergency services responded to a two vehicle collision on Range Road 244 at 41st Avenue in Leduc, Alberta.

A white pick up truck, driven by a 41 year old male, was traveling north on Range Road 244 approaching 41st Avenue.  The male began to go into medical distress and collided with the vehicle in front of him.  The collision was minor in nature. However, the driver of the white truck was unresponsive to witnesses on scene.

Access to the vehicle was gained and the driver was removed.   CPR was initiated until fire and EMS arrived on scene. The male was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The driver of the other vehicle involved did not sustain any injuries. Alcohol and drugs do not appear to be a factor.  The matter is still under investigation.

Motorbike crash

On June 14th, 2016 at 1:17 P.M, Leduc RCMP responded to a single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle on Highway 2 A in Leduc, Alberta.  The motorcycle was traveling north on highway 2A, when the driver lost control of the motorcycle.  The motorcycle left the highway and struck a fence before coming to rest in the ditch near Bella Coola Drive.  The driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries.  This matter is still under investigation.

Stolen medals

Leduc AB – Between June 6th, and June 9th, 2016, 3 war army service medals were stolen from a residence during a break and enter at a residence in Leduc, Alberta.

The medals are described as:

·         Brass looking medal in a red case (FITZPATRICK name on it)

·         Service coin in a red case (FITZPATRICK name on it)

·         Medal of bravery, in a navy blue box

The pictures of the medals are currently unavailable. The RCMP is requesting that anyone with information in relation to this offence contact Leduc RCMP at 780-908-7200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-222-8477.