‘Ottawa’ Snowplow Driver Dies After Plow Rolls into Ditch in Alberta
LANGDON, Alta. — A snowplow driver from Calgary has died after police say he lost control of the plow and it rolled into a ditch.
RCMP say the 55-year-old man was operating the plow on Highway 797 near Langdon, east of Calgary, early Sunday when the crash occurred.
Police say he suffered critical injuries and was taken to hospital in Calgary but did not survive.
Police are still investigating.
No other vehicles were involved.
Police say road conditions were poor at the time of the crash.