One person is dead after an early morning motor vehicle accident on 2nd Ave in Strathmore on Saturday. At about 2:45 a.m. Saturday, Strathmore RCMP responded to a single-vehicle accident and Strathmore RCMP Staff Sergeant Dale Morgan said the incident is being reviewed by the medical examiner.

It’s believed the accident could have been a medical emergency.

The accident took place in the 100 block of Second Avenue in Strathmore. It’s believed the vehicle was driving down the road, left the roadway and collided with a signpost. The signpost then fell through the window of a downtown business.

A 59-year-old Strathmore resident was pronounced deceased at the scene. The death is not believed to be a result of injuries sustained from the crash.