On Sunday, July 24, 2022, at approximately 12:43 p.m., Grande Prairie RCMP with emergency services responded to a collision involving a pickup and a motorcycle on 108 Street at 79 Avenue.
The intersection was blocked for several hours while Grande Prairie RCMP with assistance of an RCMP collision reconstructionist conducted an investigation.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the motorcycle was traveling northbound on 108 Street and collided with a southbound pickup truck that turned east at 79 Avenue. Sadly, the adult male driving the motorcycle was declared deceased on scene. The occupant of the truck was not physically injured.
The collision remains under investigation, however, no further updates will be provided and the name of the deceased will not be released.
Grande Prairie RCMP are looking for any witnesses that may have dash camera footage that were driving along 108 Street and 79 Avenue around 12:43 pm on July 24, 2022. If you have dash camera footage during this time, please call the Grande Prairie RCMP at 780 830 5701 or call your local police. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.