Alberta man charged with impaired driving after fatal crash

Cody Badger, 21, of Cold Lake, Alta. has been charged with impaired driving causing death after a fatal head-on crash last November. (File Photo)

A 21-year-old man has been charged with impaired driving causing death, stemming from a fatal crash that happened in northeastern Alberta last November.

A 55-year-old man was killed in the head-on collision near Cold Lake, Alta., on Nov. 5.

Mounties have charged Cody Badger of Cold Lake with:

  • Impaired operation of a motor over 80mg of alcohol in 100ml of blood causing death
  • Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death
  • Operate a motor vehicle without holding a subsisting operator’s license
  • Operate uninsured motor vehicle on the highway
  • Transporting liquor in open container

Badger is scheduled to appear in Cold Lake Provincial Court on May 12.