2 dead, 1 hospitalized after crash near Crossfield

Two people are dead following a crash north of Crossfield, Alta.

A pickup truck collided with a sedan around 4 p.m. Thursday on Highway 2A.

EMS says a man and a woman in the car were pronounced dead at the scene.

The man in the pickup — believed to be in his 40s — was airlifted to the Foothills hospital with serious internal and external injuries, but his condition is not considered life-threatening.

The area near the collision is closed to traffic during the investigation.

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