Hanna RCMP are investigating a fatal accident on Highway 36.

Police were called to the accident at the intersection of Highways 570 and 36 around 10:30 Tuesday morning (January 24).

An eastbound Hyundai Tucson on 570 was struck by a northbound semi truck traveling on highway 36.

A 32 year old female and a 33 year old female were killed at the scene while two male occupants were treated for serious, but non life threatening injuries. The driver of the semi was not injured.

Traffic was diverted temporarily while police investigated. Weather conditions were described as wet and foggy at the time of the accident.

The names of the deceased will not be released.  

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