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One man dead after rollover near Pipestone

10.08.2018 15:38
By: Matthew Higgs

Driver faces impaired charges


Virden, MB (CKLQ) - One man is dead and another man is in custody with impaired driving charges after a single-vehicle rollover on Highway 2 east of Pipestone.

RCMP the accident happened at around 3:50 a.m. on Friday, when the pickup truck lost control and rolled into the ditch.

Four men were in the vehicle, driven by a 23-year-old, and the passengers are aged 27, 32 and 39 years old.

They were all from Weyburn, Saskatchewan.

The 39-year-old was pronounced deceased at the scene, while the two other passengers suffered minor injuries.

The driver, was not injured, but was arrested for impaired driving, and remains in police custody.

The Virden RCMP continue to investigate.