Man charged with impaired driving after injury accident on Main Street
On Aug. 28 at about 6:10 p.m., the Airdrie RCMP responded to a motor vehicle collision involving three vehicles at the intersection of Main Street and Erin Drive.
Witnesses observed a Black Ford Ranger truck travelling southbound on Main Street when it rear-ended a Blue Chrysler minivan that was attempting to make a left turn onto Erin Drive.
Following the initial impact, the minivan was propelled forward into a Black Ford F-350 pickup truck travelling northbound on Main Street.
Both occupants of the minivan, a 77-year-old woman and a 83-year-old man, were transported by ground ambulance to Airdrie Urgent Care with non-life-threatening injuries.
The 38-year-old male driver of the Ford F-350 truck was not injured.
The driver of the Black Ford Ranger, 22-year-old Ryan David Steele of Airdrie has been charged with impaired driving and will appear in Airdrie Provincial Court on Sept. 26.
Airdrie RCMP are seeking the assistance of the public in regards to acts of mischief under $5,000 that occurred between Aug. 18 and Aug. 19.
Some time between the dates listed, the RCMP responded to calls that tires were slashed on 12 different vehicles in the Summerfield neighbourhood.
“As of right now, this is incident is isolated to Summerfield,” said Meagan Fillion, community resource officer with Airdrie RCMP. “We haven’t had reports of this happening anywhere else.”
It is believed that these were random acts of mischief and the RCMP are currently investigating the incidents.
If anyone has any information on an unsolved crime, contact the Airdrie RCMP at 403-945-7200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.