RCMP Thorsby investigate fatal collision

At approximately 2:15 a.m. Thorsby/Breton RCMP were called to a two vehicle collision at Highway 13 and Range Road 63.

Buck Lake, Alberta – At approximately 2:15 a.m. Thorsby/Breton RCMP were called to a two vehicle collision at Highway 13 and Range Road 63.  EMS, Fire and RCMP attended the scene, and discovered a westbound passenger van carrying six passengers and a pick up truck, which had been traveling southbound on Range Road 61 had collided.

Two passengers from the mini van, an adult female and adult male, were deceased at the scene.  The four additional occupants were taken for medical attention.  Their condition is not known at this time.

The driver of the pick up and passenger were also taken for medical attention.

Global Edmonton is reporting the people in the van included a family from the Rocky Mountain House area.

Investigators are investigating to determine the cause of the crash.