Man dies on Gershaw Dr. SW


One man is dead after a head on collision involving 2 trucks. The crash happened yesterday around 3:40 pm when a truck pulling a loaded flat deck trailer swerved to avoid stopped northbound traffic on Gershaw Drive SW. The rig collided head on with a smaller truck heading southbound. The 44 year old male driver of the small truck was pronounced dead at the scene. The 35 year old male driver of the larger truck was transported to hospital with minor injuries, treated and released. The collision is still under investigation. Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact the Medicine Hat Police Service Traffic Unit at 529-8481.