Calgary, AB,
19
February
2017
|
19:51
America/Denver

Fatal Collision - Stoney Trail

The Calgary Police Service continues to investigate a fatal collision that occurred this morning in the city’s northwest.

On Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at approximately 8:50 a.m., emergency crews were called to southbound Stoney Trail underneath the overpass of Nose Hill Drive N.W.

A 2004 Ford Explorer being driven by a 39-year-old man was travelling south on Stoney Trail approaching the overpass when it veered left onto the shoulder, rode up onto the cable barrier and made contact with the concrete base of the support pillar for the overpass.

The driver and lone occupant was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The Calgary Police Service Traffic Section is investigating the collision.

Speed is considered to be a factor in the crash.