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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TRUCK AND SEMI COLLIDE ON PERIMETER HIGHWAY AT BRADY ROAD

TRUCK AND SEMI COLLIDE ON PERIMETER HIGHWAY AT BRADY ROAD

Traffic on the Perimeter Highway at Brady road was at a standstill after a delivery truck and a semi slammed into each other. The delivery truck was carrying chemical weed control which prompted fire officials to bring in their haz-mat team. The collision happened around 8:00 am Thursday June 1, 2017. Traffic backed up for several kilometres in both directions and was rerouted along a service road that runs along the highway. Just after 1:00 pm emergency crews cleared the scene and traffic began to get back to normal. The…

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CYCLIST IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER COLLISION IN ST. VITAL

CYCLIST IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER COLLISION IN ST. VITAL

Around 7:30 am Wednesday morning a car, SUV and cyclist were involved in a collision that sent the cyclist to hospital in critical condition. It happened at St Mary’s Road and Fermor Avenue. The driver from one of the vehicles was also taken to hospital in stable condition. The SUV rolled onto it’s side due to the collision. Police continue to investigate    

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LUCKY TO BE ALIVE

LUCKY TO BE ALIVE

    Nasty looking crash on highway 5           Not much is left of a pickup truck and a car that collided near Carberry, about 170 kilometres west of Winnipeg, around 7 a.m. this morning. Police say the pickup truck was northbound on Highway 5 when the driver attempted to cross the Trans-Canada, and collided with the westbound car.  The 43-year-old male driver of the pickup truck was alone in his vehicle, and has been charged with failing to yield.      The car was occupied…

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COLLISION | DISRAELI FWY CAR CRASH SENDS ONE TO HOSPITAL IN CRITICAL CONDITION

COLLISION | DISRAELI FWY CAR CRASH SENDS ONE TO HOSPITAL IN CRITICAL CONDITION

A two vehicle collision on the southbound lanes of the Disraeli Freeway mid way through the afternoon has sent one person to hospital in critical condition. Traffic in the area had to be diverted as both the north and southbound lanes were closed south of Higgins Avenue. Just after 4:45 pm police partially opened the northbound lanes but the southbound lanes will remain closed as police investigate the accident. Update: S/B Disraeli from Henderson has been closed while N/B Disraeli is partially open (limited lanes) due to a serious vehicle collision….

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