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Stanley Man Killed in Crash Near Morden

September 8, 2014 1:07 PM | News

RCMP Crest LogoA crash between a pickup truck and another truck hauling grain claimed the life of a 63-year-old man on Sunday.

RCMP say the accident happened on Provincial Road 432 approximately nine kilometres south of Morden at around 9 p.m.

The northbound grain truck attempted to turn left on PR 432 into the southbound lane, when a southbound pickup was in the same lane. Both vehicles collided and the pickup rolled into the west ditch.

The RM of Stanley man driving the pickup was pronounced deceased in hospital. His 56-year-old female passenger was taken to hospital in critical condition, but later upgraded to stable. The 83-year-old Morden man driving the grain truck wasn’t injured.

Police are continuing to investigate.