A teenager is dead after a pickup truck collided with a semi-trailer on a rural road near Melfort Tuesday afternoon.
At around 2:40 p.m. CST, RCMP were called to a crash at a grid road intersection at Trail 44 and Melinda Road.
The 18-year-old driver of the pickup truck was taken to hospital and pronounced dead.
The 38-year-old driver of the semi-trailer truck was taken to hospital as a precaution.
The intersection was blocked off for hours as police investigated.
RCMP collision reconstruction units are still investigating.