April 17, 2019 12:30 pm

Alcohol possible factor in crash on Saskatchewan highway

Alcohol may be a factor in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 793 near Victoire, Sask., that sent seven people to hospital on April 16, 2019.

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Big River RCMP believe alcohol is a factor in a Saskatchewan crash that sent seven people to hospital.

The collision between two vehicles happened Tuesday afternoon on Highway 793 east of Victoire.

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Three people in one vehicle and four in the second vehicle were taken to hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

One person was later transported to hospital in Saskatoon by STARS for treatment of what police said were more serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

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Charges have yet to be laid as police continue to investigate.

Victoire is roughly 170 kilometres north of Saskatoon.

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