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Man dies in train-truck collision near Clavet

A 68-year-old Clavet man is dead after a collision between a train and a pickup truck near Clavet on Saturday, July 9.
Saskatoon RCMP say the fatal collision occurred two miles west of Clavet shortly after 7:00 p.m., and involved a westbound CN train and a northbound pickup truck.
Emergency responders and police attended to the scene of the collision. The driver was the lone occupant of the pickup truck. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The RCMP Collision Analyst and other support services remained on the scene for several hours.
The cause of the accident has not been determined and the investigation is ongoing. The name of the deceased was not released at this time.
No rail cars or engines were derailed as a result of the accident, and there was no hazardous goods spill.

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