A serious car crash last Sunday has claimed the life of an 80 year old Quesnel man.
At approximately 1:30pm, the man tried to pass a northbound semi-trailer on Highway 97, 40km south of Quesnel.
Unfortunately, the man struck a southbound pick-up truck during the overtake.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The 24 year old woman driver of the pick-up was treated for minor injuries and released from hospital.
The name of the deceased is not being released at this time.