July 9, 2020 Media Release

Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision – C20-160229

On July 9, 2020, at approximately 3:45 a.m., Emergency Personnel responded to the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Salter Street for the report of a motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle.

Upon arrival, Emergency Personnel located the driver of the motorcycle. He was transported to hospital in critical condition and was later pronounced deceased.

The Traffic Collision Unit is investigating.


Assault – Investigation: C20-160239

On July 9, 2020, at approximately 4:00 a.m., Winnipeg Police responded to the 100 block of Higgins Avenue for an unconscious male.

Police located a male suffering from severe injuries and was transported to hospital in critical condition where he remains.

This investigation is continuing by members of the Major Crimes Unit. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).



Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Dani McKinnon, Public Information Officer
Constable Claude Chancy, Public Information Officer
Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

Office: 204-986-3061
E-mail: WPS-PIO@winnipeg.ca