EDMONTON -- Two men were killed in a crash with a semi near Drayton Valley on Thursday.

RCMP say it appears a pick-up truck carrying the men veered into the oncoming lane of Highway 22 between 50 Avenue and Highway 620 around 2:30 a.m.

They died on scene. 

The semi driver was not hurt.

Police were investigating, and expected to have the area closed to traffic until Thursday at noon.


An earlier version of this story cited Highway 520. In fact, the crash took place near Highway 620.