Man killed in head-on crash on Highway 50
Crossed centre line and struck tractor-trailer, police said
A 25-year-old man is dead following a collision on Highway 50 near Thurso, Que., Friday morning.
The Sûreté du Québec said the crash happened at about 9:45 a.m. in the westbound lanes between Buckingham and Thurso.
An eastbound vehicle, driven by the young man, crossed the centre line and ran into a tractor-trailer, police said.
No one else was injured, police said.
The highway was expected to reopen around 4 p.m.
Five people were also injured, two seriously, in another crash further west on Highway 50 near L'Ange Gardien, Que., at around 11 p.m. Thursday.