Road Re-opened – Serious Collision Closes Highway 881

Posted on Jan 31, 2013

File Number: 2013-115412 Conklin, Alberta 2013-01-31 Road Re-opened – Serious Collision Closes Highway 881 Secondary Highway 881 has been re-opened to the follow of traffic. Winter driving conditions continue to be in effect and motorists are advised to proceed with caution. The collision investigation continues, and further details will be released when available. Background (Released […]

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881 Collision Investigation Continues

Posted on Jan 31, 2013

File Number: 2013-115412 Conklin, Alberta 2013-01-31 881 Collision Investigation Continues The Wood Buffalo RCMP continue to investigate a serious motor vehicle collision that saw Secondary Highway 881 closed to traffic flow for several hours yesterday. Preliminary reports indicate that a white Ford pick-up truck lost control on the slippery roads and spun out. A second […]

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Investigation into Female Found Deceased Continues

Posted on Jan 31, 2013

File Number: 2013-102508 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-01-31 Investigation into Female Found Deceased Continues The investigation into the discovery of a deceased female located in downtown Fort McMurray continues, and investigators are reaching out to the public in hopes of shedding some light on her final days. To that effect, the name of the deceased is […]

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Serious Collision Closes Highway 881

Posted on Jan 30, 2013

File Number: 2013-115412 Conklin, Alberta 2013-01-30 Serious Collision Closes Highway 881 The Wood Buffalo RCMP were called out to the scene of serious motor vehicle collision on Secondary Highway 881, at about 5:30 pm, on January 30, 2013. The collision, involving 3 vehicles, occurred approximately 5 km south of Conklin and has resulted in multiple […]

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Road Open – Collision Closes Highway 881

Posted on Jan 30, 2013

File Number: 2012-112152 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-01-30 Road Open – Collision Closes Highway 881 The Wood Buffalo RCMP have been advised that Secondary Highway 881, closed due to a serious collision investigation, has been re-opened to the flow of traffic as of about 7:00 am this morning, on January 30, 2013. An update to the […]

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Collision Closes Highway 881

Posted on Jan 30, 2013

File Number: 2013-112152 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-01-30 Collision Closes Highway 881 On January 29, 2013, at approximately 10:30 pm, the Wood Buffalo RCMP were called to a serious collision on Secondary Highway 881. The two vehicle collision, involving a police pick-up truck and another pick-up truck, reportedly occurred near km marker 226, and has resulted […]

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Female Found Deceased Identified

Posted on Jan 30, 2013

File Number: 2013-102508 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-01-30 Female Found Deceased Identified The Wood Buffalo RCMP continue to investigate the discovery of a deceased female near a downtown Fort McMurray apartment building. The 24 year-old victim, originally from Montreal, Quebec, has been positively identified and the next of kin have been notified. Out of respect for […]

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Female Found Deceased

Posted on Jan 27, 2013

File Number: 2013-102508 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-01-27 Female Found Deceased On January 27, 2013, at approximately 9:45 am, the Wood Buffalo RCMP were dispatched to a scene in downtown Fort McMurray where a female body had been found outside in the snow, underneath a low balcony of an apartment building. When RCMP and Emergency Medical […]

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Road Conditions Continue to be Unfavorable

Posted on Jan 24, 2013

File Number: 20130-88697 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-01-24 Road Conditions Continue to be Unfavorable The Wood Buffalo RCMP continue to advise against travel on all area highways. The roads are reported to be very slippery as they are packed with snow and partially ice covered. Visibility is very poor due to blowing snow and travel is […]

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Highway 63: Travel Not Recommended

Posted on Jan 23, 2013

File Number: 2013-88797 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-01-23 Highway 63: Travel Not Recommended The Wood Buffalo RCMP are advising against travel on Highway 63 this evening due to very poor road conditions. The RCMP have received numerous calls regarding vehicles in the ditches and speeds have been averaging 35 km/h. Between Fort McMurray and just north […]

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