COLLISIONS CLAIM TWO LIVES ON MANITOBA HIGHWAYS ON SUNDAY

COLLISIONS CLAIM TWO LIVES ON MANITOBA HIGHWAYS ON SUNDAY

On Sunday June 25, 2017 two drivers died in two separate collisions. Just after 12:30 a pickup truck left the road an slammed into a telephone pole on highway 7 north of teulon. The 81 year old driver was taken to hospital where he later died of his injuries. The second collision occurred on highway 16 near Gladstone around 1:30 pm. A van driven by a 23 year old male in attempting to pass a vehicle hit a semi truck pulling two trailers head on. The driver of the van…

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SEVERAL PEOPLE HURT IN POLICE INVOLVED CRASH

SEVERAL PEOPLE HURT IN POLICE INVOLVED CRASH

Around 7:45 pm Thursday evening, June 22, 2017 Two officers on their way to what police are calling a high priority incident were involved in a collision with another vehicle at Regent Avenue and Lagimodiere Boulevard. One person from the other car and two police officers from the patrol vehicle were taken to hospital in stable condition. All three have been released. The collision is under investigation.   -News4-     .    

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20 YEAR OLD DRUNK BRANDON MAN HITS TWO TREES AND LIGHT STANDARD

20 YEAR OLD DRUNK BRANDON MAN HITS TWO TREES AND LIGHT STANDARD

Just after midnight Sunday June 18, 2017 Brandon Police got a about a vehicle hitting a “fixed object” in the 3300 block of Victoria Avenue. Police learned that the vehicle in question had been in a parking lot in the area, turned onto Victoria Avenue then made a U-turn at Victoria and Clark Drive travelling west. The vehicle jumped the curb at at this point and struck a tree. Continuing westbound the vehicle went over the median smashing into a second tree then coming to rest after hitting a light…

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TWO DEAD AFTER SUV SLAMS INTO TREE

TWO DEAD AFTER SUV SLAMS INTO TREE

Early Sunday June 18, 2017 a single vehicle collision claimed the life of two people in Portage la Prairie. It happened just before 2:30 am. The SUV was travelling west on Crescent Avenue at what police describe as a “high rate of speed” when it crossed the centre line and struck a tree. The 22 year old female driver and 20 year old female passenger died at the scene. It is not know if alcohol played a factor in the collision or if either victim were wearing seatbelts RCMP continue to investigate…

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FATAL ACCIDENT ON HWY 10 IN WESTERN MANITOBA

FATAL ACCIDENT ON HWY 10 IN WESTERN MANITOBA

  Just before noon on June 16, 2017 RCMP from Brandon responded to a report of a two-vehicle collision on Highway 10 about a kilometre north of Provincial Road 353. A 55 year old woman, who was driving a minivan, died after her vehicle crossed the center line and hit a northbound semi. The male passenger in the minivan suffered non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the Semi truck was not injured in the collision. Police say that both occupants of the minivan were from Rivers, Manitoba and that alcohol…

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TRUCK SLAMS INTO CARMAN, MANITOBA BUSINESS

TRUCK SLAMS INTO CARMAN, MANITOBA BUSINESS

    Oops!           A business in Carman has a new drive-thru window, even though it was unwanted. RCMP report that just after 10:00 am on Tuesday June 13, 2017 an 86 year old man drove his Ford F150 through the wall of a business.                     The driver was trying to avoid a vehicle that was parked extremely close to him. He accidentally stepped on the gas rather than the brake while reversing and inadvertently place the truck…

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POLICE ARREST DRIVER IN JEFFERSON AVENUE HIT AND RUN

POLICE ARREST DRIVER IN JEFFERSON AVENUE HIT AND RUN

As News4 told you on May 28, 2017 around 3:30 am an 18 year old male was hit by a vehicle at Jefferson Avenue and McPhillips Street. When emergency crews arrived they found the male in critical condition and took him to hospital.   RELATED  |    HIT AND RUN SENDS ONE PEDESTRIAN TO HOSPITAL IN CRITICAL CONDITION   A few days after the collision police asked for the public’s help identifying a dark coloured Jeep Wrangler with a damaged front end that was possibly the suspect vehicle.   RELATED  |…

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TWO SERIOUSLY INJURED IN ATV CRASH IN WINNIPEG

TWO SERIOUSLY INJURED IN ATV CRASH IN WINNIPEG

On Saturday June 10 around 11:00 pm Winnipeg Police and emergency personnel got a call about a vehicle crash in the area of Courchaine Road and Turnbull Drive.  When they arrived on scene they found a 23 year old man and a 25 year old woman suffering from serious injuries. They were both taken to hospital in critical condition. Although the male remains in critical the female has been upgraded to stable condition according to police. Winnipeg Police Central Traffic Unit is investigating the crash to determine the cause. Anyone with…

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29 YEAR OLD WOMAN DEAD AFTER VEHICLE ROLLS ON HWY 15 EAST OF WINNIPEG

29 YEAR OLD WOMAN DEAD AFTER VEHICLE ROLLS ON HWY 15 EAST OF WINNIPEG

A 29 year old woman has died as the result of a rollover on Highway 15, two kilometres east of Provincial Road 207. It happened around 1:45 am on Sunday June 11, 2017.  RCMP from Oakbank responded to the single vehicle collision in the RM of Springfield. It is believed that the woman was travelling westbound when it went off the road hitting the ditch and rolling. The driver was wearing her seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police are investigating whether alcohol or fatigue were factors in…

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STOLEN CAR AND POSTAL TRUCK SLAM INTO STORE IN NORTH END WINNIPEG

STOLEN CAR AND POSTAL TRUCK SLAM INTO STORE IN NORTH END WINNIPEG

    One sent to hospital in critical condition           Residents of an apartment block at Parr and Selkirk were woken up with a bang in the early hours of Tuesday morning after a car and a postal truck collided then slammed into a store in an adjacent building.         It happened around 3:00 am June 6, 2017. The car had been stolen and was being driven by a 19 year old male. The impact tipped the truck onto two wheels against the…

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