A 19-year-old woman from the RM of Emerson-Franklin has died as the result of a collision with a semi truck on Highway 75.

At approximately 4:20pm, on July 3, 2020, Morris RCMP responded to a report of a two-vehicle collision on Highway 75 at the intersection of Road 8N in the RM of Montcalm.

Police investigation determined that a vehicle, being driven by a 19-year-old female from the RM of Emerson-Franklin, was traveling west on Road 8N when it entered the intersection and was struck by a northbound semi truck. The semi was being driven by a 44-year-old RM of Springfield man.

RCMP report that the 19-year-old female driver, who was wearing a seatbelt, was pronounced deceased on scene. The 44-year-old driver of the semi was not injured.

Alcohol is not being considered a factor in this collision and Morris RCMP, along with a Forensic Collision Reconstructionist, continue to investigate.