BREAKING: – 83-year-old woman from Yorkton, Sask. – 53-year-old man from Lestock, Sask. : “Two drivers killed, several others seriously injured in two-vehicle crash east of Fort Qu’Appelle”

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Tragic Two-Vehicle Collision Claims Two Lives Near Fort Qu’Appelle

A devastating and fatal accident involving two vehicles took place on Tuesday evening, eight kilometers east of Fort Qu’Appelle on Highway 10. The collision resulted in the heartbreaking loss of two drivers and left several others with serious injuries.

The Fort Qu’Appelle RCMP promptly responded to the accident, which occurred at approximately 7:50 p.m. Investigators at the scene confirmed that the collision resulted in the tragic deaths of two individuals.

Medical professionals declared the driver and sole occupant of one of the vehicles deceased at the scene. The victim has been identified as an 83-year-old woman from Yorkton, Saskatchewan. The driver of the second vehicle, a 53-year-old man from Lestock, Saskatchewan, also lost his life in the accident. Police have notified both families of the deceased about the tragic incident.

Three passengers from the second vehicle were rushed to the hospital. While one of them sustained serious injuries, the other two were fortunate enough to escape life-threatening harm.

Highway 10 remained closed until early Wednesday morning as law enforcement officials continued their investigation at the crash site. Local RCMP, supported by a crash reconstructionist, are diligently working to piece together the events leading up to the collision.

Fort Qu’Appelle, a town located approximately 73 kilometers northeast of Regina, is now mourning the loss of two community members. The entire region has been shaken by this devastating incident, emphasizing the importance of road safety and the need for drivers to remain vigilant at all times.

As the investigation continues, law enforcement authorities urge anyone with information about the accident to come forward and assist in shedding light on the circumstances surrounding this tragic collision.

With contributions from Cole Davenport and Drew Postey.

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