Police investigating fatal collision

Lethbridge Police are investigating a fatal collision that occurred during the early morning hours. 

On December 23, 2016 at 2:30 a.m. police responded to a single vehicle collision in the 800 block of Stafford Drive North.  As a result of that collision one of the vehicle occupants died. Police are in the early stages of the investigation and no additional information can be provided at this time. 

The LPS Traffic Response Unit is on scene and conducting an investigation into the collision.  At this time Stafford Drive North is closed between 7 Avenue and 9 Avenue and motorists are advised to avoid the area.  It is anticipated the roadway will open later this morning.    

Further information will be provided when possible.