Breton and Thorsby RCMP responded to a fatal collision west of Breton on Wednesday. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Two Central Albertans killed in collision near Bashaw

Police are still working to determine the cause of a collision that killed two people near Highway 21 and Highway 611 in Camrose County.

RCMP was called to a single-vehicle collision around 3:45 a.m. on Nov. 9.

A preliminary investigation revealed that a grey van was travelling eastbound on Highway 611 when it failed to stop at the intersection of Highway 611 and Highway 21. The van came to a stop on the east side of the railroad tracks.

Both occupants of the van, a 47-year old female from Ponoka, Alta. and a 50-year-old male from Maskwacis, Alta. were pronounced dead at the scene.

If you have any information in relation to the collision or if you saw the grey van and occupants anytime between Nov. 8 at 9 p.m. and Nov. 9 at 3:45 a.m., please contact Bashaw RCMP at 780-372-3793.