August 31, 2016 1:15 pm
Updated: August 31, 2016 2:27 pm

2 injured in plane crash near Shellbrook, Sask.

Two men injured, one seriously, after single engine plane crashes northwest of Shellbrook, Sask.

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Two men have been injured following a plane crash near Shellbrook, Sask.

Shellbrook RCMP and paramedics with Parkland Ambulance were called to the crash of the single engine plane just after 8 a.m. CT, 27 kilometres northwest of the community.

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A 69-year-old man has been transported to Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon for treatment of what are described as serious injuries.

A 40-year-old man was originally taken to Shellbrook Hospital for treatment and has since been taken to RUH in good and stable condition.

Mounties said they have been in contact with the Transportation Safety Board of Canada, who will be handling the investigation.

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Shellbrook is approximately 125 kilometres north of Saskatoon.

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