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Collision closes 1A Highway

GHOST LAKE VILLAGE – The 1A Highway between Canmore and Cochrane is closed after a vehicle collision on Sunday afternoon. According to a Cochrane RCMP press release, emergency services were called to the scene at 1:50 p.m. near Ghost Lake Village.
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GHOST LAKE VILLAGE – The 1A Highway between Canmore and Cochrane is closed after a vehicle collision on Sunday afternoon.

According to a Cochrane RCMP press release, emergency services were called to the scene at 1:50 p.m. near Ghost Lake Village. STARS air ambulance was also dispatched and transported an adult male driver to Calgary hospital.

Cochrane RCMP continue to investigate and EMS assisting other passengers.

The 1A Highway was closed as of 3:15 p.m., however RCMP indicated in their release they anticipated it reopening soon.

The roadway was reopened shortly before 5 p.m.


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Tanya Foubert started as a news reporter at the Rocky Mountain Outlook in 2006. She won the Canadian Community Newspaper Award for best news story for her coverage of the 2013 flood. In December 2018, she became editor of the Outlook.
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