Leduc RCMP responded to a report of a vehicle striking a home Nov. 2.

Leduc RCMP responded to a report of a vehicle striking a home Nov. 2.

UPDATED Leduc RCMP Respond to Vehicle and House Collision

Leduc RCMP responded to a report of a vehicle striking a house early Nov. 2.

  • Nov. 2, 2015 7:00 a.m.

On November 02, at approximately 5:15 a.m. Leduc RCMP responded to a collision between a vehicle and a house, located at 55 Avenue and 52 street in the City of Leduc.

 

There were two occupants in the vehicle.  The passenger was transported to hospital with serious injuries.  The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

There is extensive damage to the house.  No one in the house was injured.

Investigation is ongoing and charges are pending against the driver.

Both youths are from Leduc and names of the two youths involved in the collision will not be released.

UPDATED Leduc RCMP are looking into a possible connection between a complaint of screaming in the downtown area of Leduc and the collision between a vehicle and a house, located at 55 Avenue and 52 street in the City of Leduc. At about 5:15 a.m., Leduc RCMP were responding to a report of screaming near 50 Avenue and 51 Street. When police arrived in that location a suspicious vehicle was noted leaving the area.  An attempt was made to stop the vehicle by activating police emergency lights but the vehicle did not stop.  The police followed the car with lights on as it was increasing speed and noted it ran a red light.  A chase of the vehicle was not undertaken as it as considered too dangerous to do so. Subsequently, this vehicle lost control and struck a residential home.