On January 13, 2023, at approximately 8:00 pm, Nelson House RCMP responded to a report of a possible collision involving a pedestrian. It was reported that an injured female was found laying on the road on Otetiskiwin Drive, on Nisichawayaihk Cree Nation. It is believed she was struck by a vehicle which fled the scene.
The female, a 45-year-old from Norway House, was taken to the nursing station, where she was pronounced deceased.
Officers contained the scene and a traffic analyst was deployed to the community to assist with the investigation.
RCMP are looking for help from the community. If you witnessed the collision or have information on the incident please call Nelson House RCMP at 204-484-2837, call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.