ALBERTA

Head-On Collision Near Leduc Leaves 2 Dead

02/18/2015 10:48 EST | Updated 04/20/2015 05:59 EDT
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Police car at the RCMP Academy in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
LEDUC, Alta. - A head-on collision involving a taxi van and a pickup truck just south of Edmonton has killed two people and left two others in hospital.

RCMP say the dead include 37-year-old men who were passengers in the taxi when the crash happened early this morning in Leduc.

Another man in his 30s who was also a passenger was ejected and is in stable condition, while the 38-year-old van driver has critical injuries.

All three passengers were from another province.

A 35-year-old Alberta man who was driving the truck was not hurt, but a 25-year-old woman who was with him has minor injuries.

The names of the men who died have not been released, and police are still investigating the cause of the crash.

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