Gimli RCMP are investigating a crash that claimed the life of a Winnipeg man.

On Friday, July 28, around 11:00 a.m., a farm tractor pulling a discbine was travelling westbound on Siglavik Road (Road 108N) when it collided with a motorcycle travelling southbound on Highway 8.

The motorcyclist, a 61-year-old male from Winnipeg, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The tractor driver, a 72-year-old male from Gimli, remained at the scene and is cooperating with police.

An RCMP Forensic Collision Reconstructionist and the RCMP Criminal Collision Investigative Team are assisting with the ongoing investigation.