July 9, 2018 12:41 pm

Man killed in crash on Highway 779 near St. Brieux, Sask.

Melfort RCMP said a westbound vehicle left Highway 779 near St. Brieux, entered the ditch, and struck a power pole.

Melfort RCMP said a westbound vehicle left Highway 779 near St. Brieux, entered the ditch, and struck a power pole.

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A man is dead after a single-vehicle crash late Friday evening northeast of Saskatoon.

Melfort RCMP said a westbound vehicle left Highway 779 near St. Brieux, entered the ditch, and struck a power pole.

The driver was declared dead at the scene. His name and hometown have not been released.

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A RCMP reconstructionist was called in to assist with the investigation.

Police have yet to determine the cause of the crash.

St. Brieux is roughly 170 kilometres northeast of Saskatoon.

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