A 50-year-old man from Red Deer has died after a collision North of Airdrie. Olds RCMP responded to a collision between two semi trucks on Highway 791 and Highway 27 earlier this morning. 

Police said that the initial investigation indicates that the deceased man's semi-truck was travelling Southbound on Highway 791 when it failed to stop at the intersection with Highway 27 and was struck by a Westbound semi.

"The driver of the other semi was treated on scene by EMS and released," police said. 

The highway was redirected for several hours while emergency crews cleaned the scene.

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