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

Cochrane RCMP Responds to Fatal Multi-Vehicle Accident on Highway 8 Near Roundabout – Calgary

Mounties says one woman is dead and others have serious injuries after a collision with several vehicles on a highway in southern Alberta on Tuesday. Rescue crews responded to a 911 call about a serious collision with a pickup truck, a heavy truck and an SUV on Highway 8 about 500 meters east of the … Read more

RCMP investigates deadly highway collision near Lamont – Edmonton

A man has died after a highway accident involving a van and a semi-truck near Lamont, Alta., Police said Friday night. In a press release issued just before noon. At 6 p.m., the RCMP said emergency crews were called to a collision on Highway 15 west of Range Road 193, about 70 miles northeast of … Read more

Man hit, killed on Toronto highway after alleged car hijacking: police

Toronto police are investigating after a man was beaten and killed on Don Valley Parkway Friday night. Emergency crews were called to the DVP near Dundas Street East around 8.30pm for reports of a man being hit by a vehicle as he was walking on his left shoulder. Read more: Pedestrian rushes to hospital with … Read more

Carrum Downs hit-run: Timmy Rakei killed by ‘hard, cold’ driver

Tribute flows to a gentle giant who was killed in a “cold” hit-run in Melbourne on Tuesday while the search for the driver continues. The search for a man wanted after a fatal collision in Melbourne’s south-east has begun on its second day as the driver continues to evade police. But detectives say it will … Read more

A death in a fatal collision in eastern LA – CBS Los Angeles

EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A collision with two vehicles at 1098 East 66th Street has resulted in at least one death on Friday night. The Los Angeles Fire reports that three people were involved in the collision, one of whom was trapped in the wreckage before being rescued by firefighters. The other two people … Read more