Driver arrested for impaired driving following fatal Highway 3 crash

A passenger was killed and a driver arrested for impaired operation of a motor vehicle following a single-vehicle rollover on Highway 3 in Lakeshore Saturday night.

Police say the collision occurred about 7:30 p.m. when an eastbound Jeep lost control just east of Manning Road and rolled over, coming to rest in the eastbound lanes.

The male passenger in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was arrested at the scene for impaired operation of a motor vehicle and transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Highway 3 was closed for several hours between Manning Road and Ellis Side Road.

No names were released. The investigation is ongoing.