James Smith Woman Dies In Single Vehicle Crash

Friday, March 14, 2008 at 16:52



A 20-year-old woman from the James Smith First Nation was killed in a single vehicle rollover early this morning.


The RCMP say the crash took place on the reserve at approximately 7:15 a.m.


Two other occupants, a 24-year-old man and a 26-year-old man, were taken to Melfort Hospital with undetermined injuries.


Both men are also residents of the James Smith First Nation.


The Mounties say road and weather conditions do not appear to have been factors in the collision.


However, they do say alcohol may have been a contributing factor.


An autopsy has been ordered.


The crash is still under investigation.