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Crowsnest Pass RCMP investigating fatal collision near Burmis

Crowsnest Pass RCMP investigating fatal collision near Burmis
By By Lueneberg
By By Lueneberg
Shootin’ the Breeze Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
Shootin’ the Breeze Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
November 24, 2023
November 24, 2023
A pedestrian hit by a vehicle on Highway 3 near Burmis died in hospital following an accident Thursday.
A pedestrian hit by a vehicle on Highway 3 near Burmis died in hospital following an accident Thursday.

A 37-year-old Blairmore woman died after being struck by a vehicle Thursday afternoon near Burmis.

Crowsnest Pass RCMP were called to a collision between a vehicle and pedestrian at Highway 3 and Range Road 31 at about 5:50 p.m.

The female pedestrian was transported to hospital and died shortly afterward. Next of kin have been notified and the deceased’s name will not be released.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured and remained on the scene.

Police continue their investigation and say early indications are that alcohol was not a factor in the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has dash-cam video is asked to contact Crowsnest Pass RCMP’s non-emergency line at 403-562-2867.

 

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A 37-year-old Blairmore woman died after being struck by a vehicle Thursday afternoon near Burmis.

Crowsnest Pass RCMP were called to a collision between a vehicle and pedestrian at Highway 3 and Range Road 31 at about 5:50 p.m.

The female pedestrian was transported to hospital and died shortly afterward. Next of kin have been notified and the deceased’s name will not be released.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured and remained on the scene.

Police continue their investigation and say early indications are that alcohol was not a factor in the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has dash-cam video is asked to contact Crowsnest Pass RCMP’s non-emergency line at 403-562-2867.

 

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