Motorcycle passenger in Henday crash succumbs to injuries
Published Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:19PM MDT
A motorcyclist who was involved in a multi-vehicle crash on Monday afternoon has died.
Police responded to a four-vehicle crash on the northbound lanes of Anthony Henday Drive between 11 Avenue and Yellowhead Trail around 2:50 p.m. on Monday.
Two women riding a motorcycle slowed down to pass the 111 Avenue exit and were hit by a Ford van. Both women were thrown from the motorcycle.
The van continued on to hit a Nissan Altima.
The 47-year-old driver of the motorcycle was taken to hospital in stable condition; the 28-year-old woman was also taken to hospital, where she died of her injuries on Tuesday morning.
No one else was injured in the crash.
Speed is believed to be a factor in the crash, EPS said.
Charges have not been laid, and the crash remains under investigation.