Steinbach RCMP investigate fatal vehicle versus train collision

January 9, 2023
Steinbach, Manitoba

News release


Steinbach RCMP News Release

On January 8, 2023, at approximately 6:00 pm, Steinbach RCMP responded to a vehicle versus train collision on Road 33 North at Twin River Road, in the RM of La Broquerie.

A vehicle going east on Road 33 North, collided with a train going north. The driver and sole occupant, a 42-year-old male from Richer, was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced deceased at the scene.

Slippery conditions are believed to be a factor.

Steinbach RCMP continue to investigate.


Contact information

Cpl. Julie Courchaine, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
Twitter @rcmpmb | @GRCManitoba |

File number: 2023-335410

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