An elderly man is dead and an elderly woman is in hospital after a highway crash near Three Hills.
 
It happened around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the intersection of Highway 21 and Highway 583 just outside Three Hills.
 
RCMP say a car headed east from the town tried to turn north on Highway 21 when it was hit on the driver's side by a southbound semi trailer.
 
The 95 year old driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene. A 96 year old woman in the passenger seat was airlifted to hospital in Calgary by STARS with serious injuries. We don't have their names. The semi driver was not hurt.
 

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