6-year-old dies after collision in Hanover
Published Tuesday, June 12, 2018 8:58AM CST
Last Updated Tuesday, June 12, 2018 1:09PM CST
A six-year-old boy is dead after a two-vehicle collision in the RM of Hanover on May 31, according to the RCMP.
Police said the crash took place around 5:40 p.m. on Highway 52 at the intersection with Provincial Road 216.
According to a news release investigators found that a vehicle driven by a 23-year-old woman from Hanover was travelling eastbound on Highway 52 when she collided with a westbound vehicle attempting to make a left turn onto PR216. That vehicle was driven by a 26-year-old woman from St. Malo.
The 26-year-old woman was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries. Her six-year-old son was a passenger in the vehicle and was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The 23-year-old woman driving the other vehicle was taken to hospital with minor injuries.
On Monday, the six-year-old boy died.
The St. Pierre-Jolys RCMP and the RCMP forensic collision reconstructionist continue to investigate.