On Sept. 14, 2019, at approximately 12:45 a.m., Blackfalds RCMP responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a cyclist at Highway 2 between Highway 11 and 32nd Street overpass near Red Deer.
Preliminary investigation revealed a SUV was travelling southbound on Highway 2 near the overpass when it collided with a cyclist.
The 32-year-old male cyclist from Red Deer was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Edwin Aklamanu (36) of Edmonton has been charged with failure to provide a breath sample causing death and operation while impaired causing death and will be appearing in Red Deer Provincial Court on Oct. 16, 2019.
Blackfalds RCMP along with a RCMP Collision Analyst continue to investigate. The name of the deceased will not be released.
-Submitted by the Blackfalds RCMP