Police have provided an update on a collision in Sturgeon County. 

Just after 8:30 a.m. Monday (Aug.22) morning, Morinville RCMP were called to a three-vehicle collision on Highway 28, just south of the Highway 37 intersection. 

According to police, a northbound pickup truck crossed the centre line and collided head-on with a gravel truck; a semi-truck was side-swiped due to the collision. The pickup truck driver, a 73-year-old man from Sturgeon County, was transported to the hospital by ground ambulance. 

The drivers of the gravel truck and semi-truck were not injured. 

Highway 28 between Highway 37 and Sturgeon Road was closed for several hours but has since reopened; police continue to investigate the collision.  

Road conditions were not a factor in the crash.