Earlier today, residents witnessed a heavy police presence just south of Airdrie along the QEII.

Turns out local RCMP took part in their own stampede festivity as they were helping a local rancher wrangle a bull that got out of its pen next to the QE2 highway.

RCMP had side roads blocked off by the weigh scales just south of Airdrie and were in the ditches along the northbound lanes.

The bull has now been wrangled and is back home.

The scene is now clear.

Send your news tips, story ideas, pictures, and videos to [email protected]. You can also message and follow us on Twitter: @AIR1061FM

Sartconference encourages you to get your news directly from your trusted source by bookmarking this page and downloading the Sartconference app. For breaking news, weather and contest alerts click here