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The train-car crash happened Monday just west of the village of Margo, about 117 kilometres northwest of Yorkton. (Google Maps)

A man is dead after his car was involved in a crash with a train near the village of Margo, Sask.

It happened at an uncontrolled level crossing where a grid road crosses the CN tracks, just west of the community at 6:30 p.m. CST on Monday.

RCMP have identified the victim as Jeffery Dale Evans, 56, of Margo. He died at the scene.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation by RCMP and CN Police, and the Transportation Safety Board had been notified, the RCMP said.

Margo is about 117 kilometres northwest of Yorkton.