Man from RM of Coldwell Killed in Crash on Highway 6

November 30, 2016 1:30 PM | News

RCMP Logo VehicleA two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning near St. Laurent, Manitoba has killed a 29-year-old man.

A southbound pickup truck collided with the back end of a cube truck at around 7:30 a.m. on Highway 6 just south of St. Laurent.

RCMP say the cube truck had spun out of the northbound lane and was in the southbound lane facing south.

The 29-year-old driver of the pickup truck, from the RM of Coldwell, was pronounced deceased on scene. The 29-year-old Winnipeg man driving the cube truck wasn’t injured.

Police say road conditions are considered a factor in the crash and the highway had slippery sections at the time. Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts.

— Staff