Man, 74, killed after crash with truck hauling farm gear
RCMP investigating Highway 34 crash that killed 74-year-old Austin, Man., man
A 74-year-old man is dead after a crash on Highway 34 Wednesday morning.
RCMP said the crash happened just before 5:30 a.m. about eight kilometres south of Austin, Man.
A minivan was driving north on Highway 34 when it hit some farm equipment being towed by a pickup truck.
The minivan rolled and landed on its roof, RCMP said.
The 74-year-old man from Holland, Man. who was driving the minivan was pronounced dead at the scene. His 67-year-old passenger was taken to hospital with minor injuries.
The 30-year-old driver of the pickup truck was not injured.
RCMP are now investigating.