RCMP were on the scene of a collision at 52 Avenue and 48 Street in downtown Red Deer. (Photo by Red Deer Advocate Staff)

RCMP were on the scene of a collision at 52 Avenue and 48 Street in downtown Red Deer. (Photo by Red Deer Advocate Staff)

Collision closes downtown Red Deer intersection

A collision caused a road closure for a number of hours in downtown Red Deer Tuesday.

In a press release, the City of Red Deer said RCMP and emergency vehicles were on the scene of motor vehicle collision at 52 Avenue and 48 Street around noon.

Drivers were asked to avoid the area.