RCMP Fatal Collision

The Town of Edson has been made aware of a fatal motor vehicle/cycling incident that occurred last night at around 9pm just west of Edson.

The victim has been identified as Const. Austin MacDougall from the Edson RCMP detachment. Const. MacDougall was very involved in the community and the Town of Edson sends condolences to his family and to the RCMP detachment at this time.

All flags at Edson facilities will be lowered to half-mast out of respect for this member and those affected by this tragedy.