RCMP investigate traffic fatality near Portage

26.10.2018 07:44
By: Frank McGwire

Single vehicle accident claims the life of 38-year-old man


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - Portage la Prairie RCMP continue their investigating of a traffic fatality near the trans Canada Highway.

Around 5:30 a.m. Thursday a single vehicle appears to have rolled over on Highway 1 near Road 19 W.  

Police say the driver and lone occupant, a 38 year old from Winnipeg, was ejected from his vehicle.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

It's believed he was not wearing his seat-belt at the time of the accident.