Woman dies in Highway 2A crash near Okotoks
1 person is dead, 3 injured in collision
A head-on crash southeast of Okotoks, Alta., has left a 52-year-old woman dead and three others injured, police say.
The woman died at the scene, while two men were taken to hospitals in Calgary in serious condition. Another woman was taken to hospital with minor injuries.
RCMP closed parts of Highway 2A north of Aldersyde after the crash Friday morning at 10:45 a.m. The highway was only reopened around 5:30 p.m.
Police say a southbound Honda Civic crossed into the northbound lane, and collided head-on with a Ford Edge.
The 40-year-old female driver of the Ford was taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries, RCMP said.
But a 52-year-old passenger of the silver Honda was pronounced dead at the scene.
The 45-year old male driver and a 49-year-old male passenger were taken to hospital with serious injuries.
The crash is under investigation.
- An earlier version of the story reported only one person injured.Oct 23, 2015 12:43 PM MT