Charges for Impaired driving causing death near Estevan

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On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 10:10 p.m. the Estevan RCMP and emergency services responded to a two vehicle collision at the intersection of Highway #18 and #39 west of Bienfait, SK.

A west bound SUV collided with a south bound car at the intersection.

The male driver of the car, 35-year-old Bisho Kalappurakkal of Estevan, SK. was pronounced deceased at the scene. A 28-year-old male passenger in the car was also injured and transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The 59-year-old female driver of the SUV, Debra Hamman of Bienfait, SK. has been charged with the following offences;

One count of Impaired Driving Causing Death, Section 255(3) of the Criminal Code

One Count of Drive While Over .08 causing Death, Section 255(3.1) of the Criminal Code

One Count of Dangerous Driving Causing Death, Section 249(4) of the Criminal Code

Hamman's next court appearance is August 14, 2017 at 09:30 a.m. in Estevan Provincial Court.

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