Swan River RCMP investigate fatal two-vehicle collision

November 4, 2019
Swan River, Manitoba

News release

On November 2, 2019, at approximately 6:30 pm, Swan River RCMP responded to a collision on Highway 10, five kilometers north of Bowsman, Manitoba.

At this time it is believed that a truck travelling south collided with a truck going north on Highway 10.

The driver of the truck going north, a 58-year-old male from Shoal River First Nation, was taken to hospital but he succumbed to his injuries. His passenger, a 31-year-old female, also from Shoal River First Nation, was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The other driver, a 35-year-old male from Powell, is currently in hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Charges of Impaired Operation Causing Death are pending.

Swan River 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: 20191681443

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