A pick-up truck went down an embankment near Straiton and Willet roads early Saturday morning.

A pick-up truck went down an embankment near Straiton and Willet roads early Saturday morning.

One dead, two taken to hospital following early morning off-road crash

Pick-up truck went down an embankment near Straiton Road

A man died early this morning in an off-road crash near Straiton and Willet roads.

Two other occupants of the pickup truck, a man and a woman in their mid-20s, were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to police.

Police, fire and ambulance crews responded to the call around 3:45 a.m. this morning.

The Abbotsford Police Department says their major crime unit and collision reconstructionists are investigating the crash.

“All contributing factors to the fatal collision are being considered,” the police realese states.