03/26/2014 08:54 EDT | Updated 05/26/2014 05:59 EDT

Alberta senior killed when his vehicle collides with freight train

NOBLEFORD, Alta. - A 73-year-old man has been killed after his vehicle collided with a Canadian Pacific freight train near Nobleford, Alta.

RCMP say the crash happened on a gravel road southeast of the community on Wednesday afternoon.

The train incurred minor damages and remained on the tracks.

Weather, speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors in the collision.