Man charged after crashing into RCMP cruiser

A man who allegedly ran a stop sign and crashed into a police vehicle is now facing a number of charges, including four counts of impaired driving causing bodily harm.

A man from Richer, Man. has been charged after he allegedly crashed into a police vehicle early Saturday in the Rural Municipality of Ste. Anne. 

Police say it was just before 1 a.m. CST Saturday morning when a Buick Century ran through a stop sign at highway speed. 

Both police officers and four people from the other vehicle were taken to hospital in Steinbach with non-life-threatening injuries. 

The 24 year old man driving the Buick is facing a number of charges, including impaired driving causing bodily harm, uttering threats to kill police and criminal negligence. 

He's being held at the Winnipeg Remand Centre. 


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