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Man, 20, dies in grid road crash in Kindersley, Sask.

Police say there was a fatal collision between a car and truck on Saturday morning about 10 kilometres outside of Kindersley, Sask.

RCMP say a car and truck collided early Saturday morning

Kindersley RCMP says a young man died in a crash on the grid roads northwest of town on Saturday. (Bert Savard/CBC)

A young man from Kindersley, Sask., has died after a collision between a car and truck on a grid road Saturday morning.

A 20-year-old man was driving north in a Ford Mustang about 10 kilometres northwest of Kindersley, when the car collided with a Ford F-350 truck heading south at about 8:15 a.m. CST.

Police say the driver of the car died at the scene. The truck driver, 24, was taken to hospital and treated for minor injuries. 

Both men had to be extracted. They were the only people in the vehicles at the time of the crash. 

RCMP collision analysts are investigating what caused the collision. Police said road conditions were not a factor.

Kindersley is 200 kilometres southwest of Saskatoon. 

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