NEWS
07/27/2015 19:24 EDT | Updated 07/27/2016 01:12 EDT

Edmonton man dies in crash on Highway 22 near Cochrane, two girls hurt

COCHRANE, Alta. — An Edmonton man is dead after a pickup truck crashed into his car on Highway 22 just south of the Trans-Canada Highway.

RCMP say it appears the driver was trying to make a U-turn when he was struck by the pickup.

Of the six people in the truck, two girls were sent to hospital with minor injuries.

All of the people in the truck are from Wildwood, a hamlet west of Edmonton. 

Police say alcohol and speed are not believed to be factors in the crash.

The Canadian Press