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Moose Jaw, Sask. RCMP reports one death from three-car collision on Highway 2

A 57-year-old man from Assiniboia, Sask., has died following a multi-vehicle collision that happened last weekend on Highway 2 near the Highway 36 junction. File / The Canadian Press

RCMP in Moose Jaw, Sask., say a person has died following a collision that occurred last Saturday on Highway 2 south of the city.

Police shared in statement on Wednesday that RCMP officers out of the Moose Jaw detachment responded to the collision just after 10:30 a.m. on April 23.

Officers learned that two pickup trucks and an SUV collided about two kilometres south of the Highway 36 junction on Highway 2.

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The driver and passenger of the SUV were both transported to hospital with what were described as “serious” injuries, according to RCMP.

The drivers of the trucks did not report any serious injuries and they were not accompanied by passengers.

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On Monday, authorities were informed that the driver of the SUV, a 57-year-old man from Assiniboia, Sask., died while receiving treatment in hospital.

No update has been provided on the passenger’s status at this time.

Moose Jaw RCMP and a Saskatchewan RCMP traffic reconstructionist continue to investigate the collision.

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