Man dies after crash on Ring Road, Regina police say

One man is dead after an eastbound vehicle on Regina's Ring Road crossed through the ditch and into westbound traffic, eventually striking another vehicle, police say. (motortion/stock.adobe.com - image credit)
One man is dead after an eastbound vehicle on Regina's Ring Road crossed through the ditch and into westbound traffic, eventually striking another vehicle, police say. (motortion/stock.adobe.com - image credit)

A man is dead after a crash on Ring Road in Regina Wednesday afternoon, police say.

Shortly after 1:15 p.m. CST, Regina police received a call about a crash on the road, between Albert Street and Wascana Parkway.

An eastbound vehicle crossed through the ditch and into westbound traffic, eventually hitting another vehicle, police say.

Multiple people were sent to hospital in serious condition, but police did not specify how many.

One man died.

Submitted by Abraham Mugerwa
Submitted by Abraham Mugerwa

Meanwhile, traffic on Ring Road was backed up Wednesday evening.

Police said the westbound lanes near Albert Street and Wascana Parkway would be closed to traffic until at least 6 p.m. CST as officers investigated the scene.

Regina police advised motorists to avoid Ring Road Wednesday evening.