May 8, 2021 Media Release
On May 7, 2021, at approximately 10:35 p.m., emergency services personnel responded to the Perimeter Highway and St.Mary’s Road for a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian.
A male in his 20’s was transported to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
The investigation had determined that the victim had been driving eastbound when he stopped his vehicle at the side of the highway due to an operational issue. He then exited his vehicle and attempted to cross the highway when he was struck by a vehicle travelling westbound. Westbound traffic on the perimeter shut down for several hours. Manitoba RCMP were at the scene to assist.
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Dani McKinnon, Public Information Officer
Constable Claude Chancy, Public Information Officer
Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs