Woman seriously injured in collision

A young woman was in serious condition on Saturday morning after her car collided with a grader on Hwy 598, about 10 km northeast of Rocky Mountain House. Rocky RCMP responded to the collision at about 8:50 a.m.

A young woman was in serious condition on Saturday morning after her car collided with a grader on Hwy 598, about 10 km northeast of Rocky Mountain House.

Rocky RCMP responded to the collision at about 8:50 a.m.

Police say the grader and the small car were westbound when the car hit the back of the grader.

The cause of the collision is still under investigation. Alcohol was not believed to have been a factor.

The car’s 19-year-old driver was airlifted by STARS for treatment. Police have not released her name or said where she lives.