Traffic remains diverted on Highway 22 between 50 Avenue and Highway 620 while the RCMP collision analyst conducts a scene examination and then the area is cleared for travel.
At 2:38 a.m. today, the RCMP responded to a serious two vehicle collision. A pickup truck travelling southbound on Highway 22 is believed to have veered into the oncoming lane where it collided with a semi truck travelling northbound.
The two adult male occupants of the pickup were determined to be deceased on scene. The driver of the semi truck was not injured.
The investigation into the cause of this collision remains ongoing. Traffic is expected to be diverted for at least another hour. No further updates are available.