Man Killed in West St. Paul Crash on Highway 9

A three vehicle collision on Highway 9 has claimed the life of a 75-year-old man from St. Andrews.

RCMP responded to the crash at approximately 2 p.m. Thursday south of Lockport.

A Chevrolet Lumina travelling southbound on Highway 9 lost control and hit another southbound vehicle. The Lumina then travelled into the northbound lane, where it struck a pickup truck. The driver of the Lumina died at the scene.

The driver of the pickup was taken to hospital in Winnipeg with unknown injuries. The driver of the third vehicle was not injured.

RCMP say road conditions at the time were snow covered and slippery.

Alcohol was not believed to be a factor in the collision.

The name of the victim isn’t being released.

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