Waskesiu Lake/Montreal Lake RCMP: Respond to fatal single vehicle collision in Montreal Lake

On July 12, 2019, at approximately 5:25 p.m., officers from the Waskesiu Lake and Montreal Lake RCMP detachments were called to the scene of a single vehicle rollover in Montreal Lake, SK.

Initial investigation revealed that the vehicle was travelling south on Bird Avenue in the community when it lost control and subsequently rolled.

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Upon arrival at the scene, officers discovered an unresponsive adult male. Local medical staff also attended and the male driver, a 19-year-old from Montreal Lake, was pronounced deceased.

Investigators had reason to believe that there was a second occupant in the vehicle at the time of the collision. An injured 17-year-old male, determined to have been the passenger, was located by police. He was taken to hospital in Prince Albert for treatment of what were described as non-life-threatening injuries.

The family of the deceased has been notified. His name will not be released.

 

An RCMP collision analyst attended the scene and the collision is still under investigation.


 

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