Two Killed in Crash on Highway 3 Southwest of Winnipeg

Two Killed in Crash on Highway 3 Southwest of Winnipeg

Highway 3 Crash
Two people have died following a head-on crash on Highway 3 just northeast of Sperling, Manitoba on Monday, May 22, 2017. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

RCMP Logo VehicleA two-vehicle collision Monday evening just east of Carman, Manitoba killed two men and injured several other people.

The crash happened on Highway 3 about one kilometre northeast of Sperling at around 7:20 p.m.

The two vehicles collided head-on, killing the male driver of one of the vehicles. His female passenger survived.

The male driver of the other vehicle was sent to hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died, while the three other occupants were transported with non-life threatening injuries.

RCMP say it’s unclear whether alcohol was involved or if the occupants were wearing seatbelts.

Updated on Tuesday, May 23 to reflect the second fatality.


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