A 22-year-old man from Cross Lake First Nation was killed Sunday while walking on a roadway in the area.
RCMP say at about 3:30 a.m., a 2009 Chevrolet Colorado struck the man, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Visibility was reduced at the time by blowing snow.
The 27-year-old driver of the vehicle was arrested at the scene and faces a number of charges, including impaired driving.
Glindon Marcus Trout of Thompson will appear in court today.
The name of the deceased will not be released.