On October 22, 2019, at approximately 4:00 pm, Oakbank and Beausejour RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of PR 206 and PR 213 (Garven Road), in the RM of Springfield.
An SUV travelling south on PR 206 collided with a vehicle travelling east on PR 213. The driver and sole occupant of the eastbound vehicle, a 24-year-old male from Winnipeg, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver and sole occupant of the SUV, an 18-year-old female from the RM of Springfield, was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Alcohol and speed do not appear to be factors in the collision.
Oakbank RCMP, along with a Forensic Collision Reconstructionist, continue to investigate.