North District RCMP say just before 7 pm, officers from Chetwynd were called to the scene near Azouzetta Lake in the Pine Pass.
Upon arrival to the scene, officers learned the driver of a pickup truck crossed the center line, side-swiped a commercial truck and then slammed into a vehicle following the commercial truck. The driver of the vehicle behind the commercial truck died on scene.
Highway 97 was closed for several hours and reopened just before 5 am Monday.
The Coroners Service continues to investigate the accident.
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