CALGARY -- One man is dead following a Tuesday morning crash in the southbound lanes of Highway 2 near Okotoks.

Emergency crews were called to a location on the highway near 306th Avenue E. shortly after 5 a.m. following reports of a two-vehicle crash.

Police say a pickup truck was heading south on Highway 2 when it collided with a car travelling east.

The driver of the car, a 59-year-old man from Okotoks was killed. A 36-year-old man from Calgary driving the pickup suffered minor injuries.

All lanes of Highway 2 were open to traffic as of 11 a.m.