Quebec roads were the site of an accident too horrible to comprehend.
A motorist died on Monday afternoon, after her car crashed head on into a transport truck near St-Henri-de-Taillon in the Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean region.
The collision took place at approximately 2:20 pm on Highway 169.
The effects of the crash were extreme. When first responders arrived, they found the driver trapped in the wreckage.
They needed the Jaws of Life to free her. They were unable to revive her or transport her to a hospital.
She was declared dead on the scene.
The effect of the accident spilled over on to the truck's driver. He needed to be taken to hospital to be treated for shock.
The circumstances leading to the accident are, as yet, unknown.
Authorities are still investigating the cause of the crash.