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Fatal rollover in northern Alberta leads to impaired driving charge

A man is facing a charge of impaired driving causing death after a woman was killed in a rollover Monday in northern Alberta.

42-year-old woman killed after van leaves road northeast of High Prairie

A man is facing a charge of impaired driving causing death after a woman was killed in a rollover early Monday in northern Alberta.

Five people were in a van when it left the road and rolled on Highway 750, 100 kilometres northeast of High Prairie, at 4 a.m., RCMP said in a news release Tuesday.

Myrna Leigh Gladue, 42, of Atikameg First Nation, was pronounced dead at the scene. The four other occupants escaped with minor injuries.

The 45-year-old driver was arrested and is scheduled to appear in Slave Lake provincial court Wednesday.