Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision Update Arrest - C16-40522 As previously released, on February 27, 2016, at approximately 1:30 a.m. emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of McPhillips Street and Jarvis Avenue for the report of a two vehicle collision.
The two drivers, a 71-year-old male and 22-year-old female, were both transported to hospital in critical condition. The male later succumbed to his injuries. His name is not being released.
Members of the Central Traffic Unit continued with the investigation.
It was learned that at approximately 1:10 a.m. a Honda Civic had been stolen in the area of Sherbrook Street and Ross Avenue by an unknown female. A short time later the stolen vehicle was travelling south on McPhillips when it sideswiped a car, driven by an adult male who was not injured in the collision. The stolen vehicle continued south and struck a Buick Regal which had been eastbound on Jarvis, attempting to turn north onto McPhillips.
On March 14th investigators arrested Summer Skye PATCHINOSE, 22 years of Winnipeg for her alleged involvement. She has been charged with the following offences:
Causing Death by Criminal Negligence
Driving While Ability Impaired Causing Death
Dangerous Operation of Motor Vehicle Causing Death
Theft of Motor Vehicle
Drive While Disqualified
PATCHINOSEwas detained in custody.
For further information contact either: Constable Jason Michalyshen, Public Information Officer Constable Eric Hofley, Public Information Officer Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs