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Aggressive Driver Takes Out Parked Car, Damages Power Pole – Macklin, SK

Unity RCMP along with Macklin Fire and Rescue, Macklin EMS, and Saskpower responded to a collision in the Town of Macklin Thursday morning at 7:45 am.

Investigation revealed that a east bound truck lost control, crossed the roadway, struck an unoccupied park car and pushed it into a power pole.


The two occupants of the truck were assessed by EMS on scene and had minor injuries.

The driver of the truck a 23 year old male from Alta. was charged with driving at a speed other than is reasonable and safe as well as driving without reasonable consideration for others under the Traffic Safety Act.

The scene has now been cleared and barricades removed. Saskpower anticipates power outages in the near future as they will need to repair the power pole.

If you have information about this or any other crime, please contact Unity RCMP at 306-843-3480 or you may contact Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online at

Unity RCMP: MVC in town of Macklin 2018-04-19 12:30 pm