One resident of Slave Lake has been pronounced dead after a single motor vehicle collision on Range Road 11A, near Smith, Alta.
Slave Lake RCMP, fire services, and emergency medical services responded to the scene.
A preliminary investigation by officials found the pick-up truck was traveling southbound on Range Road 11A, and just before the Smith bridge went off the road. The investigation suggests the vehicle went through a guard rail, and down an embankment onto the river.
The lone 54-year-old male driver was pronounced deceased on the scene. RCMP is investigating the collision and no further updates are anticipated.