On July 1, 2017, at approximately 3:30pm, East St. Paul and Selkirk RCMP responded to a collision at Highway 8 and Highway 230 (McPhillips Road).
Initial police investigation has determined that the driver and lone occupant of the vehicle, a 79-year-old Powerview woman, was traveling west when she failed to stop at a stop sign and collided with a northbound vehicle traveling on Highway 8.
Police say that the impact caused the northbound vehicle, driven by a 22-year-old Winnipeg woman, to cross the median ditch and onto the southbound lanes of Highway 8. The 22-year-old-driver and her 23-year-old male passenger, also from Winnipeg, were injured and taken to hospital in stable condition.
RCMP report that charges are pending against the 79-year-old driver who was also injured and transported to hospital in stable condition. All three people involved in the collision remain in hospital in stable condition.