The Winnipeg Police Service is asking potential witnesses of a collision to call investigators.

At 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday night, emergency crews arrived at the area of the Disraeli Freeway and Henry Avenue. They were responding to a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian. 

Police say the pedestrian, a man in his 30s, was taken to the hospital where he remains in critical condition. The driver remained at the scene.

This incident is being investigated by the WPS Taffic Division.

Witnesses and those with information are asked to call investigators at 204-986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).


A pedestrian is in critical condition after they attempted to cross the Disraeli Freeway Wednesday evening and were struck by a taxi.

A taxi could be seen with police tape around it and clothing on the ground.

The Winnipeg Police Service confirms a pedestrian was struck, and they were not using a crosswalk. At this time it does not appear charges will be laid against the driver.

The incident occurred in the northbound lanes of Disraeli near Lily Street.