High Prairie, AB – On Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at approximately 8:20 p.m., members of the High Prairie RCMP detachment and emergency services responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision involving a semi truck running into an apartment complex at 5043 52 Avenue, High Prairie, Alberta.
Police have determined from their investigation to date that the driver, and lone occupant of the semi truck, became disoriented and lost control of the truck after experiencing a minor medical emergency. The truck struck the apartment complex causing structural damage to the building. Fortunately, neither the driver of the semi truck nor any of the residents of the apartment complex were injured in the collision.
The matter is still under investigation.