A highway crash in the east country, near Oyen, has claimed the lives of an elderly Saskatchewan couple.
It happened Wednesday morning around 9:30 at the intersection of Highways 41 and 570 south east of Oyen.
RCMP report a westbound car entered the intersection and was struck by a one ton truck travelling north.
The 80 year old female driver and 81 year old male passenger in the car were both killed at the scene. The driver of the truck, a 40 year old man, escaped with minor injuries.
The victims hail from Purdue, Saskatchewan. Their names have not been released.