One is dead following car crash near Grande Prairie

One passed away and five were sent to hospital following the Canada Day collision

A crash near Grande Prairie killed one and sent five more to hospital on Canada Day.

A southbound pickup truck failed to stop at a stop sign and collided with an SUV travelling west on Highway 670..

The 61 year old truck driver died on scene.

A man, woman, and a child were sent to hospital with serious injuries, two other children in the SUV sustained minor injuries.

RCMP will continue to investigate.

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