A 78-year-old Warren, Manitoba man has died after the car he was driving collided with a truck on Highway 9 in the RM of St. Andrews.

On August, 5, 2019, at approximately 1:55pm, Selkirk RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Highway 9 at Meadowdale Road, in the RM of St. Andrews.

Initial police investigation determined that a car, driven by a 78-year-old male from Warren, was traveling east on Meadowdale Road, when it entered onto Highway 9 and collided with a truck traveling south on Highway 9.

The 78-year-old male was pronounced deceased on scene. His passenger, a 74-year-old female from Warren, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the truck, a 33-year-old male, his passenger, a 32-year-old female along with three young children, all from Winnipeg, were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

RCMP report that alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the collision. RCMP along with a Forensic Collision Reconstructionist, continue to investigate.