Split Lake Man Killed by Pickup Truck on Highway

Split Lake Man Killed by Pickup Truck on Highway

RCMP Logo VehicleA 53-year-old man from Split Lake, Manitoba was killed Saturday while walking on a gravel highway.

RCMP say it happened at around 7:45 p.m. on Provincial Road 280 about 18 km west of Split Lake.

The man had been walking northbound in the middle of the road when he was hit by a northbound pickup truck.

He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A 55-year-old woman from Split Lake driving the truck, along with her passengers, were not injured.

Alcohol is not considered a factor.

Police are continuing to investigate.

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