Manitoba

Pedestrian hit by car on Peguis First Nation suffers life-threatening injuries

A woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and another faces impaired driving charges after a collision on Peguis First Nation Tuesday night, RCMP say.

30-year-old driver charged with impaired driving causing bodily harm

A 30-year-old woman was driving north when she hit a 27-year-old woman who was walking on the side of the road, RCMP say. (David Bell/CBC)

A woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and another faces impaired driving charges after a collision on Peguis First Nation Tuesday night, RCMP say.

Fisher Branch RCMP were called out around 11 p.m. after a collision involving a pedestrian on East Road on Peguis First Nation, about 161 kilometres north of Winnipeg, police said in a news release.

A 30-year-old woman was travelling north when she hit a 27-year-old woman who was walking on the side of the road, the news release said.

The driver was arrested for impaired operation of a vehicle causing bodily harm.

RCMP are investigating.

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