Rollover near Lumsden Beach kills woman, alcohol a possible factor: RCMP

RCMP are investigating after a woman died in a snigle-vehicle rollover on Sunday. File / Global News

Alcohol may have been a factor in a single-vehicle rollover near Lumsden Beach, Sask., on Sunday that claimed the life of a 54-year-old woman, according to RCMP.

Lumsden RCMP, local paramedics and Regina Beach Fire Department all responded to the crash, which happened on Township Road 211 at about 2:30 a.m.

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The woman was found dead outside the vehicle, while a second occupant, a 54-year-old man, was located inside the vehicle.

The man was taken to a Regina hospital for medical treatment.

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RCMP believe the lone SUV was heading westbound before rolling into the ditch.

An investigation is being done by RCMP traffic analysts, which is expected to take several months to complete.

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