Calgary, AB,
18
May
2019
|
17:50
America/Denver

Double fatal collision - Metis Trail N.E.

The Calgary Police Service Traffic Section is investigating a double fatal collision that occurred just after midnight, Saturday, May 18, 2019.

At approximately 12:30 a.m., a 2009 Toyota Corolla, driven by a 42-year-old male was making a turn from southbound Metis Trail N.E. onto eastbound 128 Avenue N.E.

A black 2012 Hyundai, driven by a 21-year-old male, travelling northbound along Metis Trail N.E., struck the Toyota.

Two female passengers of the Toyota, a 65-year-old and a 31-year-old, were pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the Toyota along with a 70-year-old male passenger who was in life-threatening condition, were both taken to hospital.

The driver of the Hyundai had no injuries.

Speed and alcohol are both considered factors in this collision.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or the events leading up to it, is asked to contact the Calgary Police Traffic Section at 403-567-4000, the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line at 403-266-1234, or Crime Stoppers anonymously through the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

CASE # 19204597