8 people sent to hospital after serious collision on Highway 59
Manitoba RCMP closed a portion of Highway 59 just north of Brokenhead First Nation, after a two vehicle collision Saturday.
Police said eight people were sent to hospital with injuries.
Officials remained on scene throughout the afternoon. Police said the initial investigation suggests a Jeep drifted into oncoming traffic.
The highway has since fully reopened to traffic.
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