Man killed in crash southeast of Calgary
Published Sunday, November 18, 2012 4:29PM MST
A Sunday morning collision on Highway 22X has claimed the life of one man.
The crash occurred just before noon near the intersection of Highway 22X and RR274, south of the town of Langdon.
According to RCMP, a westbound car crossed the center line and collided with an eastbound transport truck.
The driver of the car, who has not been identified, was trapped in the wreckage. Fire crews extricated the man from the vehicle but he had suffered severe injuries.
EMS and STARS responded to the scene but the man succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the truck suffered no injuries.
An investigation into the crash is underway. RCMP do not expect to lay charges.