RCMP investigate fatal two-vehicle collision

November 7, 2019
Headingley, Manitoba

News release

On November 6, 2019, at approximately 9:45 am, Headingley RCMP responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 1, in the RM of Cartier.

A semi-trailer travelling west on Highway 1 was stopped and waiting to turn north onto Cabot Road, when it was rear-ended by a van.

The driver and lone occupant of the van, a 55-year-old male from Matlock, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the semi-trailer, a 21-year-old male, from the RM of Springfield, was not injured.

Alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the collision.

Headingley RCMP, along with a Forensic Collision Reconstructionist, continue to investigate.

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Contact information

Cpl. Julie Courchaine, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
204-983-8497

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File number: 20191698465

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