Man, 37, dead after rear-ending semi on Perimeter Highway: RCMP

By | March 15, 2019

A 37-year-old man is dead after a collision on Winnipeg’s Perimeter Highway Friday morning. 

RCMP responded to the crash at Waverley Street and the south Perimeter Highway just before 9 a.m. 

They say the victim was driving a car westbound on the highway when it hit the back of a semi-trailer that was stopped at a traffic light. 

The driver, the lone occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say the man was not wearing a seatbelt. 

The 34-year-old driver of the semi was not injured.

RCMP continue to investigate.

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