Cochrane RCMP is on scene at a traffic collision involving a vehicle and a construction worker. At 6:25 pm, August 22 at the intersection of Highway 1A and Centre Avenue in Cochrane, a white sedan struck the flag person in the construction area.

Emergency medical services along with the RCMP collision analyst are in attendance.

Highway 1A and Centre Avenue traffic have been disrupted in all directions.  Motorists are asked to seek alternate routes. Cochrane RCMP is asking that anyone who may have witnessed the collision or who may have dashboard camera footage of the collision, contact the Cochrane RCMP.

The investigation continues at this time with the driver of the sedan in police custody.

If you have dashboard footage of this incident or were witness to it, please contact Cochrane RCMP at 403-851-8000 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or online at

An update will be provided once the scene is clear.

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