Rockwood Man Killed in Rollover on Highway 6

RCMP Crest LogoA 47-year-old man from the RM of Rockwood died Wednesday after losing control of his vehicle on Highway 6.

Manitoba RCMP say the single-vehicle crash occurred just before midnight when the northbound pickup truck hit the east shoulder and rolled. The vehicle landed on its roof about 20 km north of Wabowden in the Settling Lake area.

The man, and only occupant of the pickup, was taken to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Alcohol is not considered a factor and the driver was wearing a seatbelt.

Police continue to investigate.

— Staff

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