Two recent roadside deaths in Strathcona County are being investigated.
 
Both of the victims were men and the incidents were less than three weeks apart.
 
"We are not considering that there is any connection between these two deaths whatsoever," said RCMP Corporal Laurel Scott.
 
On Mar.24, police in Strathcona County had a section near Range Road 213, just off Yellowhead Trail blocked off. An adult man was found dead, toxicology results haven't been released.
 
Monday (Apr.9), RCMP found the body of 24-year-old Harpreet “Harry” Kang near Township Road 515 and Range Road 234. Police have confirmed this is now a homicide investigation.
 
Police are still looking into both matters.

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