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Swan River RCMP report a fatal crash on Highway 83 near Benito, MB

By: Q Country/Star FM News
Posted: July 19, 2022 11:09

A 35-year-old woman from Cote First Nation in Saskatchewan was killed

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On July 16, 2022, at approximately 5:50pm, Swan River RCMP responded to a motor vehicle rollover on Highway 83, about 16 kilometres south of Benito, Manitoba. 

When officers arrived, fire and ambulance were already on the scene. Initial investigation has determined that a vehicle was travelling north on Highway 83, when it went into the ditch. The driver was ejected out of the vehicle. 

The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, a 35-year-old female from Cote First Nation, Saskatchewan was pronounced deceased on the way to hospital. 

Swan River RCMP continue to investigate.

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