81-year-old man dies in crash north of Winnipeg

An 81-year-old man is dead after a crash north of Winnipeg on Thursday. Global News / File

An 81-year-old man is dead after a two-vehicle crash in the RM of St. Andrews on Thursday.

RCMP said the crash happened at 5:50 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 67 and McPhillips Road. Police believe the man didn’t stop at the intersection, slamming into the other vehicle.

The senior was pronounced dead on scene.

His passenger, a 50-year-old woman, has serious injuries as does the 49-year-old man who was driving the other car.

Police said everyone was wearing a seatbelt and alcohol is not believed to have been a factor in the collision.

Officers are continuing to investigate.


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