On Wednesday March 4th at approximately 2:00 am, Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a fatal crash 38 km north of Fort McMurray. One occupant was deceased at the scene while another was transported to hospital with life threatening injuries. RCMP will remain at the scene for some time; however traffic on Highway 63 is not affected.
Wood Buffalo RCMP is not releasing the name of the deceased pending next of kin notification.
If you have information about this, or any other investigation(s), please call the Wood Buffalo RCMP at (780) 788-4000, or if you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [www.crimestoppers.ab.ca] for instructions on how to do). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.