One person killed in crash near Grovedale; charges laid

GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. – RCMP have charged a male after a collision between a pickup truck and an ATV near Grovedale.

On Friday at around 9:50 p.m., the Grande Prairie Rural RCMP were called to an area near Grovedale for a collision between a pickup truck and an ATV.  When RCMP arrived on scene, a male was pronounced dead at the scene and one male was airlifted to a local hospital.

The male taken to hospital is currently in Edmonton in stable but serious condition.

Cole Penson of Grovedale has been charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death and impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily harm.  Penson’s first court appearance will be Monday.