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Two-vehicle collision near Carrot River, Sask. results in 1 fatality

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A 25-year-old man has died following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 789 near Carrot River, Sask. Google Maps

Carrot River RCMP say a 25-year-old man has died following a two-vehicle collision earlier this week.

Emergency services were called to the crash around eight kilometres west of Carrot River, Sask., at roughly 6:45 a.m. on Aug. 19.

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A northbound Dodge Dakota collided with a westbound Nissan Pathfinder on Highway 789, according to a police press release.

The driver of the Dodge Dakota succumbed to his injuries en route to a hospital. Police did not release his name.

A 27-year-old man, who was driving the other vehicle, was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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An RCMP collision analyst attended the crash scene.

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No charges have been laid, RCMP said.

Carrot River is approximately 260 kilometres northeast of Saskatoon.