Selkirk RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle collision

September 14, 2020
RM of St Clements, Manitoba

News release

At approximately 1:15 pm, on September 13, 2020, Selkirk RCMP received a report of a collision involving a pickup and a motorcycle on Highway 59, at the intersection of Highway 4, in the RM of St Clements.

Officers have determined that a motorcycle, being driven by a 64-year-old male from the RM of St Clements, was heading northbound on Highway 59 and made a left hand turn to head westbound onto Highway 4. As the motorcycle attempted to cross the southbound lane of Highway 59, it was struck by a pickup. The driver of the pickup, a 74-year-old male from Grande Pointe, was not injured in the collision.

The 64-year-old, who was wearing a helmet, was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

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

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Contact information

Sgt. Paul Manaigre, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
204-983-8497

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File number: 2020-1341031

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