Incident took place intersection of Highway 1 and Springbrook Road near Austin
A 55-year-old man from Decker, Manitoba has died in a two-vehicle collision Thursday (Aug 6) afternoon on Highway 1 near Austin, Manitoba.
RCMP say their investigation has determined that the motorist was traveling westbound, when he was struck by a northbound vehicle as he
entered the intersection. An 83-year-old male passenger was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A 47-year-old man, driver of the northbound vehicle, was also transported to hospital with non-life threatening
Portage la Prairie RCMP continue to investigate, but do say seatbelts were in use at the time of the accident an alcohol was not a factor.