A 58-year-old man from Montreal Lake. Sask., is dead after a hit-and-run near Prince Albert.

RCMP in Prince Albert and members of the Buckland Fire Department responded to a report of pedestrian who had been hit by a vehicle on Highway 2 North on Friday at noon.

Police say the vehicle fled the scene. 

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police are not releasing his name. 

Traffic was reduced to a single lane on both sides of the highway, but it was reopened later Friday afternoon.

RCMP are still investigating.