Crash Near Deacon’s Corner Sends Three to Hospital

RCMP Crest LogoA crash on Sunday evening on Highway 1 just east of Deacon’s Corner sent three people to hospital.

RCMP say it happened at around 6:20 p.m. when a 2012 Dodge Journey collided with a 2014 Jeep Cherokee as both vehicles were travelling westbound.

The 55-year-old woman and 13-year-old female in the Jeep — both from Winnipeg — were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The 28-year-old woman from the RM of Springfield driving the Dodge Journey was also taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say speed and alcohol are considered factors and continue to investigate.

— Staff