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WorldSeveral reported dead, 17 injured in Ottawa bus crash

02:30  12 january  2019
02:30  12 january  2019 Source:   msn.com

Double-decker bus crash in Ottawa causes some fatalities, at least 17 injuries

Double-decker bus crash in Ottawa causes some fatalities, at least 17 injuries A double-decker bus crashed in Ottawa, Ontario, on Friday, killing three people and injuring at least 20, Mayor Jim Watson said at a news conference. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The bus collided with the platform at the Westboro bus station at about 3:50 p.m. ET, he said. Twenty-three people were hurt and taken to hospitals and three people died -- two on the bus and one on the platform, Watson said.

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Ottawa police are responding to a serious crash involving a bus at the Westboro Station, which has left at least 17 people injured and an unspecified number of people dead . The incident occurred just before 4 p.m. on Friday, according to Ottawa police. Paramedics tell CTV News' Annie Bergeron Oliver that

OTTAWA, Ontario — A double-deck city bus smashed into a transit shelter during Friday's rush hour, and Ottawa authorities said several people were killed and at least 17 people were injured.

Police Chief Charles Bordeleau said that "there are some fatalities," though he didn't give a number. He said at least 17 people were hurt.

The Ottawa Paramedic Service said there were multiple critical injuries.

Ottawa Hospital's trauma center said it had received nine patients "in critical condition" from the crash.

The accident happened at the Westboro station in a neighborhood west of downtown Ottawa.

Photos posted on Twitter shows extensive damage to the front of the bus, with the roof of a shelter pushed well into the bus's second deck.

The crash snarled afternoon traffic as emergency crews descended on the scene.

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson tweeted that he was shocked to hear of the "horrific incident."

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