Man dies in collision with train near Unity, Sask.

RCMP said one man has died after his SUV collided with a train near Unity, Sask. Global News File

A man has died after a fatal car collision with a train in west-central Saskatchewan.

The crash took place along Highway 21 near the Highway 14 intersection close to Unity, Sask., on Monday around 4:50 p.m.

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RCMP said the man was driving an SUV at highway speeds north on Highway 21 when he collided with a westbound train.

He was the only occupant of the vehicle.

Mounties aren’t releasing his name or age, but said his family has been notified.

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Alcohol and drugs don’t appear to be factors in the crash, police said.

Unity is approximately 195 kilometres west of Saskatoon.

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