A 74-year-old man is dead after a crash on Highway 34 Wednesday morning.

RCMP said the crash happened just before 5:30 a.m. about eight kilometres south of Austin, Man.

A minivan was driving north on Highway 34 when it hit some farm equipment being towed by a pickup truck.

The minivan rolled and landed on its roof, RCMP said.

The 74-year-old man from Holland, Man.  who was driving the minivan was pronounced dead at the scene. His 67-year-old passenger was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The 30-year-old driver of the pickup truck was not injured.

RCMP are now investigating.