On September 11, at approximately 1:20 p.m., Rosetown RCMP received a report of a collision on Highway #7, just west of Tessier, SK.

Initial investigation determined a westbound semi and an eastbound SUV collided. The driver of the SUV was declared deceased by EMS at the scene. He has been identified as a 75-year-old male from Medicine Hat, AB. His family has been notified.

The sole passenger of the SUV was taken to hospital with injuries described as serious in nature.

The driver and sole occupant of the semi reported minor injuries.

Highway #7 was closed for initial investigation but has since re-opened.

Rosetown RCMP continue to investigate with the assistance of a Saskatchewan RCMP collision reconstructionist.

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