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Alcohol and Speed Factors in Fatal Manitoba Crash: RCMP

Alcohol and Speed Factors in Fatal Manitoba Crash: RCMP

RCMP Logo VehicleManitoba RCMP say alcohol, speed and lack of seatbelt use were factors in a fatal crash near Sandy Bay First Nation Wednesday night.

Police responded to the single-vehicle crash at around 8:20 p.m. where a 39-year-old area man rolled a minivan with two passengers inside.

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Brandon Cop Cleared in Criminal Code Probe by IIU

Brandon Cop Cleared in Criminal Code Probe by IIU

Brandon Police Service CrestA Brandon police officer won’t be facing charges after allegations of potential Criminal Code offences.

The Independent Investigation Unit received a complaint July 5, 2017 into alleged distribution of intimate images of a female civilian attempting to secure a job with the Brandon Police Service.

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Highway 59 Northbound Lane Closed Over Red River Floodway

Highway 59 Northbound Lane Closed Over Red River Floodway

Highway 59 Dump Truck Crash
A dump truck didn’t have its bucket fully down when it drove under this bridge on Highway 59 near Springfield Road on Thursday, July 12, 2018. (RCMP / TWITTER)

Damage caused by a dump truck on Thursday has resulted in a lane closure over the Red River Floodway along Highway 59.

A single northbound lane remains open, but the province has closed the other lane as a result of the crash on Oasis Road underneath the bridge.

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Selkirk Man Dies Following Rollover on Highway 59

Selkirk Man Dies Following Rollover on Highway 59

RCMP Logo VehicleOne person has died following a crash on June 29 which sent a pickup truck into a water-filled ditch on Highway 59.

The vehicle was travelling southbound at around 5:40 p.m. when it lost control and landed upside down in the west ditch approximately one kilometre north of Scanterbury, Manitoba.

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Winnipeg Man Charged After Ramming RCMP Truck, Throwing Axe at Police

Winnipeg Man Charged After Ramming RCMP Truck, Throwing Axe at Police

RCMP Truck Damaged
An RCMP pickup truck was damaged on July 7, 2018 when a suspect deliberately drove into it on Highway 11. (RCMP HANDOUT)

Manitoba RCMP had their hands full last weekend trying to arrest a man who eventually drove his vehicle into a police pickup truck.

Police received two reports of an impaired driver on July 7 in the Lac du Bonnet area. They were eventually able to locate the suspect vehicle on Highway 11 near the intersection of Highway 214.

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