(Black Press file photo).

(Black Press file photo).

62-year-old man killed in single-vehicle crash in Ponoka County

Rimbey RCMP are investigating a fatal collision in Ponoka County.

On Tuesday at about 11:17 a.m., Rimbey RCMP responded to a single-vehicle collision on Range Road 20 and Highway 53 in Ponoka County.

The 62-year-old male driver from Ponoka County was declared dead on scene.

Assistance had also been available from Ponoka County West Fire Services and Emergency Medical Services.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a truck was travelling northbound on Range Road 20 when the vehicle went off the road and struck a fence before stopping in a field.

Rimbey RCMP continue to investigate the cause of the collision.

No further updates are anticipated and the name of the deceased will not be released.