A crash between a pickup and a semi truck Thursday morning claimed a life. The collision happened around 9 a.m. on Highway 43 near Mayerthorpe.
RCMP say the pickup was heading west in the eastbound lanes and hit the semi head on. The pickup’s driver was declared dead the scene while the truck driver was not injured.
The police investigation is ongoing and the names of those involved have not been released. The highway has since been reopened.