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

1 killed in massive accumulation of tractor trailer on QEII near Ponoka after icy morning rain

One person was killed in a pile of semi-trucks on Alberta’s busiest freeway Thursday morning as icy rain swept over roads and highways in and around Edmonton. The collision accident with several vehicles happened around kl. 06.15 on Highway 2 heading north at the Crandall junction at Township Road 435, about 80 miles south of … 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

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