A man accused of murder in the 2019 death of an Uber driver near the Springbank Airport has been found guilty of manslaughter.
Cochrane RCMP responded to a call after a man was found dead off a rural road on Dec. 29, 2019.
The victim was later identified as 30-year-old Kasif Hirani of Calgary.
Andrew Christal of Airdrie, was charged with second-degree murder but after a two-day deliberation, the jury found him guilty of the lesser charge of manslaughter.
He is expected back in court in June for sentencing.