Man in Critical Condition After Edson Collision
RCMP in Edson are investigating a serious motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian that occurred on Highway 16 in the Town of Edson.
On June 23, 2017 at approximately 10:50 AM emergency services were advised of the injury collision. The collision occurred on 4th Avenue (Highway 16 westbound) near 58th Street in Edson where a westbound pickup truck struck a 59 year old male pedestrian on the pavement of the highway. The pedestrian was airlifted to Edmonton by STARS air ambulance where he is still in critical condition.
Edson RCMP are continuing to investigate all contributing factors with the assistance of a RCMP Collision Reconstructionist. Police are requesting anyone with knowledge of this occurrence who has not already spoken to an investigator to contact Edson RCMP at (780) 723-8800.
Alberta Open Sees Risdon Back On Top
McCall Lake’s Dustin Risdon fired a final round 69 to pick up the win at the Alberta Open in Sundre Tuesday, finishing at four under.
He finished one up on James Love.
A good closing round for Barrhead’s Ty Steinbring, who finished with a 74, plus-9 overall. He was tied for 39th.