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Winnipeg police investigate fatal crash on Dugald Road on Friday

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Winnipeg Police Service respond to the fatal collision on Dugald Rd. and Bournais Rd. Motorists are re-directed E/B from Bournais Dr. and W/B from Beghin Ave. – May 27, 2022

Winnipeg police closed a stretch of Dugald Road following a fatal crash Friday.

Police say a commercial vehicle crashed into a passenger vehicle near the corner of Dugald Road and Bournais Drive around 9:30 a.m.

Read more: 5 people hospitalized after semi crash in east Winnipeg early Friday

The 47-year-old man driving the passenger vehicle had to be extracted from car, police say.

They say the man was rushed to hospital in critical condition where he later died.

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Five people hospitalized after semi crash in east Winnipeg early Friday – Feb 25, 2022

In a tweet Friday afternoon police said Dugald Road is closed to traffic between northbound Bournais Drive and southbound Beghin Avenue.

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Drivers are being asked to avoid the area.

Read more: Winnipeg road closed in West End following Wednesday morning crash

There was no word from police about how long they expect the roadway to remain closed.

Police  are asking anyone with information to call investigators with the traffic division at 204-986-7085.

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Winnipeg police investigate fatal crash on Dugald Road on Friday – May 27, 2022

 

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