Udate - Fatal collision on Highway 2 north of Prince Albert

UPDATE: Highwat 2 is now opened.

BACKGROUND: Prince Albert RCMP confirms that Highway 2 is currently closed in both directions approximately 1 mile north of White Star Road. Detours are in place.

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It appears a vehicle was in the wrong lane, headed into traffic and collided with another vehicle. Police are on scene. One person died. One person has been hospitalized.

Prince Albert RCMP is asking the public to please avoid the area.

At 4:15 p.m, RCMP said the Highway should be closed for at least four hours. Updates will be provided as they become available.

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