A senior who was driving a battery powered scooter in Beaverlodge was struck by a pick-up truck and has died.
RCMP were called just after 8:20 Tuesday morning to the collision at 11 Street and 4th Avenue in the Town of Beaverlodge.
Investigators say the 74-year-old male driving the battery powered scooter was travelling east on 11 Street when he was hit. The senior was transported to Beaverlodge hospital via ambulance where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Next of kin has been notified and identity of the deceased will not be released.
The cause of the collision is still under investigation.
If you have information on this or any other crime in the Grande Prairie area, contact Grande Prairie RCMP Detachment at 780-830-5700 or Crime Stoppers by phone at 800-222-8477 (TIPS).