Man, 29, Killed in Crash Near Arborg

Man, 29, Killed in Crash Near Arborg

By Sarah Klein

RCMP Crest LogoA 29-year-old man was killed Friday in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 7.

Emergency crews responded just after 7:30 a.m. approximately 6 km south of Arborg, Manitoba. A GMC Torrent was travelling southbound when it collided with a Dodge Ram heading northbound.

The driver of the GMC, identified as Jarred Gislason, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Gislason was travelling with his six-year-old son, who suffered minor injuries.

The driver of the Dodge was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, along with the child in the other vehicle.

Alcohol is not considered a factor and police continue to investigate.