A woman from Fort Saskatchewan died in a collision near Morley.

On Friday (Aug. 19) at around 7:30 p.m., Cochrane RCMP and emergency services were dispatched to a two vehicle collision on Highway 1A by Morley Road.

According to police, the collision involved a motorcycle and an SUV.

“Investigation reveals that the SUV was traveling west on Highway 1A when it crossed the yellow center line and collided head on with the motorcycle,” Cochrane RCMP said in a release.

The driver of the motorcycle, a 53-year-old woman from Fort Saskatchewan, died on scene. Police did not release her name.

“Our condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.”

Police added an update will be sent when further information is available.

Morley is about 30 km from Kananaskis and on the edge of the Canadian Rockies.