A woman was seriously injured after her van was hit while making a U-turn on a highway west of Edmonton Friday.
The van was travelling east on Highway 627 when it attempted a U-turn at Range Road 275 at 7:42 a.m., RCMP said in a news release.
The van was hit by a westbound SUV.
The 37-year-old woman driving the van was taken to hospital with serious injuries by air ambulance, RCMP said.
The 45-year-old driver of the SUV suffered minor injuries.
Traffic was diverted onto Highway 779 and Campsite Road for most of Friday morning while police investigated.