East St. Paul Man Killed in Semi Rollover Near Portage la Prairie

East St. Paul Man Killed in Semi Rollover Near Portage la Prairie

RCMP Logo VehicleA rollover accident involving a semi-trailer truck has claimed the life of a 67-year-old East St. Paul man.

The crash happened at around 1:20 a.m. Saturday on Highway 1 just past the Portage la Prairie bypass bridge.

RCMP arrived to find the driver partially ejected from the vehicle and pronounced him deceased on scene.

Police say the semi was travelling westbound and had just crossed the bridge when it went into the median ditch and rolled.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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