One dead following collision near Slave Lake

The investigation is ongoing.

An 18 year old from Wabasca is dead following a collision between a semi truck and off road vehicle.

Slave Lake RCMP responded to the crash on Highway 754 at 9:30am on Saturday.

Police say the semi, which was hauling a load of logs, and the victim’s vehicle were both travelling westbound on Highway 754 when the crash happened.

The off-road vehicle, which had three people inside, veered into a ditch and landed on its roof.

The 18-year-old man driving that vehicle was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. He died in hospital. The other two people in the vehicle were taken to hospital with minor injuries

The driver of the semi wasn't injured

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