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Man Remains in Critical Condition Following Osborne Crash

Man Remains in Critical Condition Following Osborne Crash

Winnipeg Police Logo CrestA man remains in hospital in critical condition after he was struck by a vehicle on Wednesday afternoon.

The crash happened in the area of Osborne Street and Morley Avenue at around 3 p.m.

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‘It Has to Send a Message:’ Broncos Families Await Sentencing for Truck Driver

‘It Has to Send a Message:’ Broncos Families Await Sentencing for Truck Driver

By Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu, the driver of the truck that collided with the bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos hockey team arrives with his lawyers Mark Brayford, left, and Glen Luther, right, for closing arguments at his sentencing hearing Thursday, January 31, 2019 in Melfort, Sask. Kevin Matechuk says he will never, never forgive the semi driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz)

Kevin Matechuk says he will never, never forgive the semi driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Matechuk’s 19-year-old son Layne of Colonsay, Sask., is still coping with a brain injury he suffered in the collision last April. The young man’s recovery is expected to be a long one.

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TSB Reduces Tally of Oil Spilled by CN Freight Train in Rural Manitoba

TSB Reduces Tally of Oil Spilled by CN Freight Train in Rural Manitoba

By The Canadian Press

St-Lazare CN Derailment
Derailed rail cars near St-Lazare, Man. are shown in a handout photo from the Transportation Safety Board. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Transportation Safety Board)

WINNIPEG — Investigators have reduced their tally of how much oil spilled when a Canadian National freight train derailed last month on a western Manitoba ranch.

Earlier this month, the Transportation Safety Board said at least one million litres of petroleum crude was released Feb. 16 when 37 tanker cars went off the tracks near the small community of St. Lazare.

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Man Hit by Truck Was Lying on Manitoba Highway: RCMP

Man Hit by Truck Was Lying on Manitoba Highway: RCMP

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(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

A man who was hit by a vehicle as he was lying on Highway 10 just south of Flin Flon is recovering from his injuries in a Winnipeg hospital.

The 35-year-old man from Sherridon, Manitoba was struck by a pickup truck Monday night. The 59-year-old driver, a man from Schist Lake, was travelling southbound just before 10 p.m. when the accident occurred.

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Snowmobile Crash on Manitoba Trail Critically Injures Man

Snowmobile Crash on Manitoba Trail Critically Injures Man

RCMP Crest Logo VehicleAlcohol is believed to have been a factor in a snowmobile crash that sent a 34-year-old man to hospital in critical condition over the weekend.

Manitoba RCMP say the RM of Oakland-Wawanesa man was driving on a trail just east of Highway 340 Saturday evening when he was rear-ended by another snowmobile being driven by a 46-year-old man from Pleasant Valley, Manitoba.

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