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Pedestrian Succumbs to Her Injuries in Brandon Crash

Pedestrian Succumbs to Her Injuries in Brandon Crash

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An elderly woman has died after being hit by a vehicle in Brandon on Monday morning.

Police say the 75-year-old pedestrian was walking southbound on the east side of the intersection of 26th Street and Park Avenue at around 9:18 a.m. when the collision occurred.

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Investigation Reveals Careless Cooking Cause of Manitoba Triple-Fatal Fire

Investigation Reveals Careless Cooking Cause of Manitoba Triple-Fatal Fire

By The Canadian Press

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(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

PLUMAS, Man. — Investigators have determined that careless cooking caused a mobile home fire in a small western Manitoba community that killed two adults and a toddler.

The office of Manitoba’s commissioner says its investigation into the Nov. 9 blaze in Plumas also found there were no working smoke detectors in the residence.

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Manitoba Man Killed in Rollover Crash on Highway 15

Manitoba Man Killed in Rollover Crash on Highway 15

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(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

A single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon has claimed the life of a man from the RM of Whitemouth.

Manitoba RCMP say the 55-year-old driver was travelling eastbound on Highway 15 at around 2:30 p.m. when he lost control and rolled into the ditch. Road conditions at the time were reported to be icy.

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Alberta Man Pleads Guilty in Hit-and-Run Death of Manitoba Teenager

Alberta Man Pleads Guilty in Hit-and-Run Death of Manitoba Teenager

By The Canadian Press

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People enter the Law Courts in Winnipeg on Monday, February 5, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG — A Calgary man who admitted to police he used methamphetamine the same day he struck and killed a teenager in a hit-and-run collision just north of Winnipeg has pleaded guilty to charges that include impaired driving causing death.

Justin Joseph Little entered the pleas Wednesday in a Winnipeg courtroom packed with the young victim’s relatives.

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