Alberta RCMP investigate deadly crash north of Edmonton

Alberta RCMP say multiple people were killed in a two-vehicle accident north of Edmonton on Monday.

The crash was between an SUV and a semi-truck. It happened in Sturgeon County on Highway 2 north of Highway 651 at around 11:15 p.m.

In a news release, Morinville RCMP said “all of the occupants” in the SUV died at the scene; they didn’t specify how many people were involved.

RCMP said the identities of the victims have yet to be determined.

The driver of the semi-truck wasn’t injured, RCMP said.

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The crash has caused the closure of Highway 2 between  Highway 561 and Township Road 580.

As of Tuesday at 6 a.m., traffic was still being re-routed.

The crash happened about 45 kilometres north of Edmonton.

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