A 56-year-old woman from Hay River, N.W.T., is dead after a single vehicle collision at the K'atl'odeeche First Nation reserve this morning.

Police say the woman was pronounced dead on scene.

A 34-year-old man from Hay River is being treated for injuries sustained in the crash. Police say the two were the only occupants of the vehicle.

RCMP were notified of the collision at around 9:20 a.m. and say the grey 1999 Toyota 4Runner had apparently lost control and rolled on the roadway.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact the Hay River detachment at (867) 874-1111. They are also reminding all motorists to drive with due care and attention and wear their seatbelts.