May 17, 2011 - 9:13amUpdated: May 17, 2011 - 11:05am
One person is dead after their vehicle hit a slough north of Saskatoon. The Saskatoon Fire and Protective Services Water Rescue Team was called to the scene approximately three kilometres north of Waldheim on Highway 312 before 8 a.m. Tuesday. Eyewitnesses saw the vehicle enter a ditch filled with about eight feet of water. Divers pulled a single body from the vehicle. The victim's identity hasn't been released. No one else was injured. Police called a traffic reconstructionist to the scene. Waldheim is about 60 kms north of Saskatoon.
Edited by News Talk Radio's Karin Yeske.
This story was first reported at 9:13 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2011.