A 69-year-old Carberry man was killed Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 10.
The collision happened at around 1 p.m. south of Brandon at Road 48 North.
RCMP say a car travelling northbound on Highway 10 crossed the centre line and collided with a southbound SUV.
The driver of the car was taken to local hospital and pronounced deceased. The 87-year-old Hartney woman driving the SUV was taken to hospital in stable condition.
Alcohol is not suspected to be a factor and both drivers were wearing seatbelts.
The name of the deceased isn’t being released.
As of 3 p.m., the highway remained closed while emergency personnel continue to work in the area.
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