December 24, 2018 5:07 pm

Car destroyed after collision just north of Regina, distracted driving may be factor

This car caught fire on Highway 11, just north of Regina, around 1 p.m. on Dec. 24.

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The White Butte RCMP responded to a collision that occurred in the north-bound lanes of Highway 11. The incident took place about five kilometres north of Regina, shortly before 1 p.m.

According to police, an SUV rear-ended a car, both vehicles had two people inside. No one was injured in the collision, but the car caught on fire and was destroyed.

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The investigation is ongoing, but police believe distracted driving was a factor.

Traffic flow was temporarily restricted, but the scene has been cleared.

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