Saskatoon man charged in fatal side-by-side crash
SASKATOON -- A Saskatoon man has been charged with impaired driving causing death after a fatal side-by-side rollover near Wakaw.
Wakaw RCMP were called to the crash at a rural property around 10:50 p.m. Saturday, according to a news release.
Three people were riding in the vehicle when the driver lost control and rolled it, RCMP say.
None of the occupants were wearing a helmet, according to police.
A 51-year-old male passenger was pronounced dead at the scene. The 57-year-old female passenger and the driver, a 48-year-old man, were not hurt.
The driver, Patrick Strong, was arrested on scene and has been charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death and for refusing to provide a breath sample.
Strong is scheduled to make his first court appearance on Aug. 11.