Brent Wery Car Accident – Obituary News: Richer Fire Captain Brent Wery Killed in “Tragic” Car-Train Collision.
An adult male from Richer was killed in a two-vehicle collision involving a train on Sunday evening, January 8, 2023.
According to reports, Steinbach RCMP responded to the crash which happened along Road 33 North at Twin River Road at approximately 6 p.m.
Upon officers arrival at the scene, preliminary investigations revealed a vehicle travelling east along Road 33 North, collided with a northbound train. The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver has been unofficially identified as 42-year-old Brent Wery.
Authorities believe the slippery condition of the road was a factor in the crash.
Investigations are ongoing.