Man airlifted after two-vehicle collision west of Airdrie
By: Dawn Smith
| Posted: Thursday, Sep 27, 2012 10:43 am
A 25-year-old man was airlifted to hospital after a two-vehicle collision about 15 kilometres west of Airdrie at the intersection of Range Road 25 and Highway 567, at 5:30 p.m., Sept. 24.
The two vehicles were travelling westbound when a Ford Focus, driven by a 25-year-old man, indicated he would be turning right and then changed his indicator and turned left.
A 31-year-old man driving a Ford F-350 truck crossed a double-solid yellow line while attempting to pass the Ford Focus, smashing into the left side of the car.
An approximately 20-year-old woman, who was a passenger in the car, was taken to hospital by ambulance but has been released.
The driver of the truck, who has been charged with careless driving, was not injured.
Airdrie Rural RCMP responded to the collision.
Two All Terrain Vehicles (ATV) were stolen from the Bass Pro Shop compound located near the Cross Iron Mills mall, sometime in the night between Sept. 13 and 14.
The thieves allegedly cut open the chain link fence and drove away with the quads, 2012 Arctic Cat Wildcat ATVs, that were valued at $10,000 each.
Tools with an approximate value of $1,200 were stolen when a trailer was broken into in a construction area oin Baywater Crescent, sometime in the night of Aug. 20 to 21.
The suspects or suspect gained entry into one trailer, from which the tools were stolen and significantly damaged the side and rear doors of another trailer while attempting to break into it.
A man stole a $500 Paslode Roofing Nailer from Fulton’s Home Hardware Building Centre, located at 35 Market Boulevard, Aug. 20.
The grey, black and orange nailer was stolen by a man described as 5’7” to 5”9” tall Caucasian, in his late 40s to 50s with a stocky build, who is possibly bald or has receding hair. The man was wearing a dark baseball hat, blue jeans and a blue T-shirt.
If you have information on any crime, contact Airdrie RCMP at 403-945-7200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.crimestoppers.ab.ca