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Two vehicle collision near Wrentham claims life

Taber RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Feb. 20 at approximately 9:25 a.m. on Highway 36 north of the Highway 61 intersection. Preliminary investigation has revealed that a south bound truck collided head on with a north bound van. Road conditions at the time of the collision were snow covered and icy with blowing snow in the area. Tragically, the 39-year-old male driver of… Read More »

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