One dead, one in hospital after quad collision
Published Sunday, July 8, 2012 2:57PM MDT Last Updated Sunday, July 8, 2012 2:59PM MDT
One woman is dead and one man is in hospital after a quad collision northwest of Edmonton.
Mclennan RCMP was called to the scene of a collision between a pickup truck and a quad in the Tangent area Saturday.
Police say a woman who was riding the quad died of her injuries while a man who was also riding on the quad was taken first to Peace River Hospital before being airlifted to Edmonton with serious injuries.
It is unknown if alcohol is a factor at this time.
Neither of the two quad riders was wearing helmets at the time of the crash.
A number of deaths involving ATVs have occurred in Alberta in recent months.
Tangent is located about 471 kilometres northwest of Edmonton.