Red Deer man killed in crash on Hwy 881

A 26-year-old man from Red Deer is dead following a collision 150 km north of Lac La Biche on Sunday.

A 26-year-old man from Red Deer is dead following a collision 150 km north of Lac La Biche on Sunday.

Wood Buffalo RCMP say the crash occurred on Hwy 881 at about 9:30 p.m. The vehicle was northbound when it went off the road and rolled into the ditch. Speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors.

The victim, one of four men in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other three men were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. All three have now been released from hospital. The men were from various communities in Alberta.

Police say that no additional information will be released on the deceased or the injured out of respect for the families.

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