July 20, 2019 7:34 pm
Updated: July 22, 2019 7:45 am

Man airlifted to hospital after crash between SUV and train near Dafoe, Sask.

Stars Air Ambulance transported one man to hospital after an SUV crashed into a train on Highway 6 near Dafoe on Saturday.

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STARS air ambulance transported one man, 49, to hospital after his SUV crashed into a train just west of Dafoe, Sask., on Saturday, according to RCMP.

Officers say the crash happened at 9:05 a.m. on Highway 6.

Mounties closed the road during the investigation, but it was reopened around 12 p.m.

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It’s unclear the extent of the man’s injuries, but RCMP said the SUV was written off. He was the only one in the vehicle.

Dafoe is about 25 kilometres west of Wynyard, Sask.

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