Police suspect street racing cause of collision Saturday morning

Wayne Gretzky Drive was closed early Saturday morning after a two-vehicle collision near 101st Avenue.
Police suspect street racing was the cause of the collision that temporarily shut down part of Wayne Gretzky Drive Saturday morning. (CBC News)

Wayne Gretzky Drive was closed early Saturday morning after a two-vehicle collision near 101st Avenue.

Police were called to the scene around 6:10 a.m. after reports that a Subaru had rolled on Wayne Gretzky Drive. The second vehicle, a Nissan, travelled off the road and down an embankment.

Police are still investigating the cause of the collision, but they believe the two vehicles were street racing when they collided.

One male driver was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The other did not need medical attention.