On Sept. 12 2022, at 09:50 a.m., Bashaw RCMP received a report of a plane crash at Highway 53 and Range Road 190.  Upon arrival,  RCMP, Fire, and EMS located a crop dusting plane with one deceased occupant. The lone occupant has been identified as a 39-year-old male resident of Bawlf.

RCMP have secured the scene and Transport Canada will be conducting the investigation into the cause of the crash.