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Tragic Incident Claims Life in Winnipeg: Man Succumbs After Medical Event Causes Collision


Winnipeg, October 3, 2023 - In the early hours of October 3, 2023, tragedy struck at the intersection of Rothesay Street and Gilmore Avenue when a single-vehicle collision occurred. At approximately 2:30 a.m., the Winnipeg Police Service swiftly responded to the incident.


The victim, a 63-year-old male, was in critical condition after the collision. Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Services provided immediate emergency medical attention before he was rushed to the hospital. Preliminary reports suggest that the man suffered a medical event while operating his vehicle, leading to the fatal collision. Despite efforts to save him, the victim succumbed to the consequences of the event.


During the collision, two residences in the vicinity were struck. Thankfully, no additional injuries were reported among the occupants of these homes, sparing them from harm amidst the chaos.


Authorities have confirmed that no further investigation is pending, and the victim's family has been notified of the tragic incident. The community mourns the loss, reminding everyone of the unexpected nature of life and the importance of road safety awareness.

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