Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION
Posted: 06/26/2013 4:50 PM | Comments: 0
Last Modified: 06/26/2013 8:35 PM | Updates
One person is dead following a head-on crash earlier this afternoon on Inkster Boulevard.
Inkster was closed between Brookside Boulevard and Sturgeon Road in the RM of Rosser just after 2:30 p.m.
The RCMP said a westbound car on Inkster was being driven erratically and collided with an eastbound pickup truck stopped at the traffic light at the intersection of Inkster and Roy Roche Drive.
The force of the collision sent the pickup into another pickup truck stopped behind it.
RCMP said the driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.
Occupants of the pickup trucks suffered minor injuries and did not require hospital treatment.
The collision remains under investigation. Police are examining whether the victim had suffered a medical emergency prior to the collision.
All roads are now once again open to vehicle traffic.
Updated on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 5:04 PM CDT: adds video
5:44 PM: Updates with details on collision, fatality, condition of others.
8:09 PM: Adds details re: location in RM of Rosser, updates road closure status
8:35 PM: corrects typo.
Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Bourque to serve at least 75 years in prison
Police, medical examiner intervene in battle over autopsies in dead infants case
Police rule out foul play in death of man in Pembina Valley Provincial Park
Photos raise question about sex conviction: lawyer
Zoo's new polar bear cubs meet the public
Why do victims stay silent? No easy answer
US judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse
Aboriginal filmmakers to get chance to pitch ideas and win $20-K prize
School tests fail to capture human complexity
First Iraq missions over, no bombs dropped
Drivers scramble for flying cash on US highway
Government announces live-in caregiver changes
Sinclair issues challenge to help heal pain of schools
Crisis bogs down legislature
Ambulance turn-around times at hospitals continue to rise despite NDP pledges
Rob Ford needs more cancer treatments
Hungary suspends Internet tax after huge protests
Man charged in death of Ryan Sinclair
First face-to-face talks over Jenpeg protest
Rowling reveals new tidbits on Pottermore site
Sony's quarterly loss balloons on mobile woes
Julianne Moore ready for her close-up, but Cronenberg's Hollywood evisceration doesn't measure up
Soccer field stabbing case pushed to Nov. 20
Students learn about Canada's history, people at city cemetery
Halloween forecast not too chilling
Poll finds two-thirds of pet owners would pay $35 monthly surcharge to keep their critter