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2 dead after two-vehicle crash near Kelvington, Sask.

Greenwater RCMP say two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash at the junction of highways 38 and 49 on Saturday.
Greenwater RCMP say two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash at the junction of highways 38 and 49 on Saturday. Devin Sauer / Global News

Two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash near Kelvington, Sask., on Saturday.

The collision happened at the junction of highways 38 and 49.

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Greenwater RCMP’s initial investigation has revealed that a southbound Ford F-150 failed to stop at a stop sign and was struck by a westbound semi tractor-trailer unit hauling gravel on Highway 49.

The truck passenger, a 98-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 66-year-old man who was driving the truck was taken to hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Both names of the deceased have not been released by police.

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The driver of the semi, a 52-year-old man, was not injured.

Traffic flow was diverted for about seven hours while a collision reconstructionist carried out an investigation.

Greenwater RCMP are still investigating with the help of Yorkton traffic services.

Kelvington is approximately 225 kilometres east of Saskatoon.