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Fatal crash, Edmonton

Police and emergency services were at the scene of a serious traffic crash in the vicinity of Wrights Creek, south of Edmonton Tuesday morning.

Preliminary information suggests that just before 8am a truck and two cars collided on the Bruce Highway, resulting in a fatality.

The Bruce Highway has been closed to all traffic in both directions. 

 Southbound Bruce Highway traffic is being diverted via Mill Road at Edmonton, onto Mount Peter Road then into Maitland and back onto the Bruce Highway just north of Gordonvale.

Northbound traffic will be the reverse.   

Motorist are advised to avoid the area whilst the emergency response is underway.