A 27-year-old man has died after being hit by a truck in Saddle Lake on Saturday.
A witness at the scene told police that a white Ford F-150 truck hit the man while he was lying on the road. The truck also collided with a vehicle nearby and then fled the scene.
Traffic was diverted for several hours while St. Paul RCMP along with an RCMP Collision Analyst conducted the investigation.
The suspected truck in the incident was later recovered on the reserve, though no accompanying driver was found.
St. Paul RCMP continue to investigate and are requesting the public’s assistance regarding the suspect driver of this collision. If you witnessed this incident or have information regarding the collision, please call the St. Paul RCMP at 780-645-8888 or call your local police. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers www.crimestoppers.ab.ca for instructions).