Impaired man assaults wife, kids and a police officer

Impaired man assaults wife, kids and a police officer

    Suspect gets into traffic accident and is injured after fleeing police           Winnipeg Police have arrested and charged a 43-year-old male suspect after he was involved in a domestic assault at an apartment in the 1000 block of Andrews Street. Police say that on August 13, 2017, at around 1:30 am officers were called to the apartment block to investigate the assault report when they found the suspect in a locked vehicle at the rear of the building. The male refused to exit the vehicle. Officers tried…

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Brandon driver slams into four parked vehicles needs to be extricated from van

Brandon driver slams into four parked vehicles needs to be extricated from van

    Police say alcohol and speed appear to be a factor in crash           Brandon Police are reporting that a 27-year-old female had to be extricated from a 2014 Dodge Caravan after she slammed into four parked vehicles on E. Fotheringham Drive.         When officers arrived just after 9:45 pm they found the driver trapped inside her seriously damaged vehicle. Brandon Fire and emergency services were able to cut her out of the vehicle and transported her to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.    …

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THREE PEOPLE INJURED IN CANADA DAY COLLISION

THREE PEOPLE INJURED IN CANADA DAY COLLISION

A collision on Highway 8 and highway 230 sent three people to hospital just after 3:30 pm July 1, 2017 RCMP say that a 79 year old woman from Powerview was driving westbound when she didn’t stop at a stop sign and hit a vehicle that was travelling north on Highway 8. The northbound vehicle crossed the median and ended up in the southbound lanes of Highway 8. The 22 year old female driver and her 23 year old male passenger, both from Winnipeg, were taken to hospital in stable…

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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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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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