Man, 47, dies in northern Manitoba rollover, say RCMP

A 47-year-old man is dead after his pickup truck rolled on Highway 6 in northern Manitoba, RCMP said.

The driver was traveling north on Highway 6 when he hit the shoulder and rolled his pickup truck

Manitoba RCMP said a 47-year-old man was driving north of Wabowden, Man. when he hit the Highway 6 shoulder and rolled his pickup truck, dying of his injuries. (CBC)

A 47-year-old man is dead after his pickup truck rolled on Highway 6 in northern Manitoba, RCMP said.

Police responded to the scene of the crash just before midnight Wednesday 20 kilometres north of Wabowden, Man.

The victim, from the RM of Rockwood, was travelling north when he hit the east shoulder of Highway 6 and rolled his truck.

He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

An RCMP Forensic Collision Reconstructionist team is continuing to investigate the incident.