Two people killed in collision with moose near Conklin
Wood Buffalo RCMP are investigating the early morning crash
Two people are dead after their vehicle hit a moose near Conklin early Thursday, Wood Buffalo RCMP said.
The collision happened around 12:40 a.m. on Highway 881, about 20 kilometres north of Conklin.
The driver and a passenger died at the scene, RCMP said.
Two other passengers were taken to hospital with minor injuries.
RCMP were still on scene as of 7:30 a.m. Thursday.
Traffic on Highway 881 is being rerouted at the kilometre 217 marker while police investigate.
Conklin is about 360 kilometres northeast of Edmonton.