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Strathcona County RCMP on Scene of Collision Involving Train - Update

Strathcona County, Alta. – At approximately 9:33 a.m. Strathcona County RCMP responded to a report of a collision between a car and CP train near Range Road 222 and Township Road 544.

The car was travelling north on Range Road 222 when it collided into the side of the eastbound travelling CP train.

The 71-year-old driver of the car was fatally injured and pronounced deceased at the scene. There were no other occupants in the vehicle. The CP train sustained minimal damage and no hazardous materials were involved.

Strathcona County RCMP on Scene of Collision Involving Train

Strathcona County, Alta. – The Strathcona County RCMP are currently on scene of a motor vehicle collision involving a car and CP train near Range Road 222 and Township Road 544.

Traffic is being re-routed around the area until further notice. Motorists are asked to avoid the area.

No further details are available at this time. An update will be provided when additional information become available.

Strathcona County RCMP Charge Male for Child Luring

Strathcona County, Alta. – The Strathcona County RCMP have charged a 36-year-old male with luring a child and transmitting explicit material.

The RCMP launched an investigation in November 2019 when a female youth came forward to police about inappropriate messages and explicit images being sent to her by her former Taekwondo instructor.

Michael CHUNG (36) of Edmonton was arrested on April 14, 2020 and following a bail hearing was released with strict conditions. He is scheduled to appear in court on June 24, 2020 in Sherwood Park Provincial Court.

Strathcona County RCMP on Scene of Two Vehicle Collision –Highway 216 – UPDATE #2

Strathcona County, Alta. – On June 18, 2020 at approximately 11:15 a.m., Strathcona County RCMP responded to a collision involving a truck and a semi-tractor on Highway 216 southbound near the Sherwood Park Freeway exit.

Preliminary investigation revealed the truck was reversing on the right shoulder of the Highway when it struck the passenger side of the semi-tractor carrying diesel fuel. The semi-trailer caught fire, crossing all southbound lanes into the meridian.

Both drivers were transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Strathcona County RCMP on Scene of Two Vehicle Collision – Highway 216

Strathcona County, Alta. – Strathcona County RCMP are currently on scene of a two vehicle collision on Highway 216 southbound between a pickup truck and semi-truck.

Traffic is being re-routed southbound at Baseline Road and northbound at Wye Road until further notice.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area or expect delays.

An update will be provided with more information when available.

Alberta RCMP Launches Online Crime Reporting Pilot and Your Detachment Area Is a Part of It!

Strathcona County, Alta. – Strathcona County detachment has been selected to be a part of phase two of the Alberta RCMP’s online crime reporting pilot program beginning June 8, 2020. The online crime reporting tool will allow residents of Strathcona County detachment area to report select crimes online and all reports will be followed up with by a phone call from a police officer within five business days. This project has been initiated to ensure the public is able to report certain crime types in whatever way is most convenient or accessible to them.

Strathcona County RCMP Investigate Mischief at Fultonvale School

Strathcona County, Alta. - Strathcona County RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in gathering information on the following crime:

Sometime between May 16, 2020 and May 17, 2020 suspect(s) gained entry into Fultonvale School located near Township Road 520 and Range Road 224 by smashing multiple windows. Police have determined approximately 30 windows were smashed around the perimeter of the school. A damaged chrome book was located outside the school but does not appear that anything else was taken from inside the school.