Car driver dead in highway crash with truck near Sexsmith


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A man is dead after a car collided with a pickup truck on Highway 2 outside of Sexsmith Monday night.

Grande Prairie RCMP said In a news release both vehicles appeared to have been travelling northbound on Highway 2 when the crash occurred.

The deceased was the sole occupant of the car. There were two people in the truck and neither were physically harmed, police said.

Police were continuing to investigate the incident at 6 p.m. Monday, RCMP said. Northbound traffic on Highway 2 was diverted at Highway 674 and motorists in the area were told to expect delays.

Sexsmith is 465 km northwest of Edmonton