Emergency services responded to a serious motor vehicle collision on Highway 43 yesterday.

Traffic was diverted at Range Road 13 westbound. 

Preliminary investigation suggests that a pickup truck rear ended a construction roller. The driver and passenger of the pickup were taken to hospital and are in critical condition. The driver of the construction roller was treated on scene for minor injuries.

The investigation is still ongoing, and an update will be considered if more information becomes available.

Information provided by the Grande Prairie RCMP