A bus carrying the members of the Humboldt Broncos, a Canadian ice hockey team that plays in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League, has been involved in a serious traffic accident with “multiple fatalities.”
The accident occurred as the team was traveling to its game on Friday. The bus collided with a lorry, according to officials.
CTV News in Canada now says that at least 16 people had been killed as a result of the crash.
UPDATE: RCMP in Sask. are confirming fatalities. We're expecting an update soon. Here's the statement from police. pic.twitter.com/ujXMDoxCUw
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