Two dead after car hits moose

Two men dead after a car hit a moose near Canora, Sask. on Saturday.
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CANORA, Sask. – Two people in Saskatchewan are dead after a car hit a moose on Saturday morning.

A westbound vehicle on Highway 5 struck the moose around 4 a.m., approximately 25 km west of Canora, Sask.

Both men inside the vehicle were killed.

Their names have not been released.

The investigation into the collision is being assisted by an RCMP traffic analyst.

Restrictions on Highway 5 have been lifted and traffic is flowing normally.

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