Two Killed in Motorcycle Crash in RM of Whitemouth

Fatal Motorcycle Crash
Two people were killed in a crash involving a motorcycle and pickup truck in the RM of Whitemouth on Saturday, July 20, 2014. (SHAUN McLEOD / FOR CHRISD.CA)

Two people riding a motorcycle were killed Saturday in a head-on crash in the RM of Whitemouth.

RCMP say the eastbound motorcycle collided with a westbound pickup truck at the intersection of Highway 11 and Highway 44 at around 11:35 a.m.

The two people on the motorcycle, a 61-year-old man and 50-year-old woman, both from the Pine Falls area, were pronounced deceased on scene. Both were wearing helmets.

The 88-year-old man and 62-year-old woman in the car, both from Winnipeg, suffered minor injuries.

Alcohol is not considered a factor in the crash.

— Staff