RCMP in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley have identified the man killed in a head-on crash Tuesday afternoon.

Stephen Peter Leblanc, from Kentville, lost control of his sedan and slammed head-on into a pick-up truck on Highway 358 near Arlington/North Corner.

The accident happened around 5:45 p.m. and the 25-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The truck driver was looked at by EHS and released. Both drivers were alone in their vehicles.

The highway was closed in both directions for several hours while accident reconstructionists were called in.

The investigation continues.