A 25-year-old man from Muskeg Lake Cree Nation is dead after a collision west of Prince Albert this weekend.

RCMP says the incident happened Saturday afternoon on Highway 3 near Crutwell when a car collided with a truck towing a boat.

The 25-year-old, from Muskeg Lake, was pronounced dead at the scene while the male driver of the truck was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The truck did have two youth passengers, but RCMP say they were not injured.

Highway 3 was closed for several hours following the incident.

The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.