Tow Truck Driver Killed on Highway West of Portage

RCMP Crest LogoA tow truck operator was killed early Monday while responding to a crash near Sidney, Manitoba.

RCMP say the accident happened just after 3 a.m. at the junction of the Trans-Canada Highway and Road 70 West.

The 39-year-old tow truck operator was attempting to assist a stranded vehicle at the time when he was fatally injured.

An autopsy has been ordered and Manitoba Workplace Safety and Health is assisting with the investigation.

— Staff


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