September 23, 2017 1:09 pm
Updated: September 25, 2017 7:28 am

Man dies after being struck by semi-truck on Highway 7 outside Saskatoon

Warman RCMP say a 37-year-old man who was struck by a semi-trailer unit on Highway 7 has since died.

Brice Perkins / Global News

Warman RCMP said a 37-year-old man who was struck by a northbound semi-trailer unit on Highway 7 has passed away.

Police were called to a pedestrian collision just east of Range Road 3064 at around 4 a.m. CT on Saturday.

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The Saskatoon-area man was found and taken by ambulance to hospital where he was pronounced dead. His name has not been released.

Global News attended the crash scene Saturday morning and found a crashed SUV on its side in a nearby field. Warman RCMP have confirmed that the lone driver of the SUV was the pedestrian struck by the semi-truck.

Traffic was restricted on Highway 7 while RCMP investigated a pedestrian collision on Saturday.

Brice Perkins / Global News

The collision is under investigation with the help of an RCMP traffic reconstructionist and the office of the provincial coroner.

As of 5:30 p.m., Highway 7 had reopened.

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