A man has been charged after a fatal collision in our city this week.
Eric Lestar, 20, is charged with impaired driving causing death, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death and refusal to comply with a blood demand.
On Monday afternoon, police were called out to 97 Street and 160 Avenue to a collision between a Nissan Xterra and an Infinity G37.
As a result of the impact, the Nissan caught fire.
The driver, a middle-aged woman was pronounced dead at the scene, and Lestar was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
This is Edmonton’s 23rd traffic fatality of the year. (km)