Freezing rain is causing chaos on the roads in the Edmonton region, several fatal collisions Thursday morning

A freezing rain warning was issued for about four hours Thursday for the Edmonton region, as overnight precipitation turned to deadly ice on the area’s roads and highways. Environment Canada said a band of icy rain was moving eastward through Edmonton and the surrounding areas, prompting a warning to be issued just after 1 p.m. … Read more

Freezing rain warning issued in Edmonton region, fatal collisions reported Thursday morning – Edmonton

A freezing rain warning was issued just after noon. 6 a.m. Thursday for the Edmonton region, as overnight precipitation turned to deadly ice on the area’s roads and highways. Environment Canada said a band of icy rain is moving east through Edmonton and the surrounding areas. The warning was issued for the city of Edmonton … Read more

Driver critically injured after collision with LRT train in northeast Edmonton – Edmonton

A man was taken to hospital in life-threatening condition after his vehicle was involved in a collision with an Edmonton LRT train Wednesday morning. The accident happened on the Edmonton Transit Service Capital Line at the 66th Street intersection between the Coliseum and Belvedere stations. Edmonton Fire Rescue was called in to help rescue the … Read more

Edmonton’s first parking ban of the season begins Tuesday night – Edmonton

Editor’s note: Following the announcement, the city clarified that it does not expect to move to Phase 2 of the parking ban at this time. As has become a tradition after Edmonton’s first major snowfall of the season, a parking ban will take effect soon on Tuesday night – but how it works will be … Read more