The accident at the transportation hub Westborough in Ottawa with the participation of two-storey passenger bus, which crashed into a bus stop, three people were killed and 23 were injured varying degrees of severity.
This information told the press the mayor of the capital of Canada Jim Watson. According to him, the upper level of the bus is damaged. The people who were there, some time was blocked, writes vestige.
Among the dead were two passengers of the bus and one person from the bus stop, reports TASS.
The head of the Metropolitan paramedical services Myles Cassidy reported that the accident scene was hospitalized 25 patients, 14 of them in critical condition and 11 in the heavy.
The Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, expressed his condolences to the families of the victims.
“I send my deep condolences to the families of the victims and all affected by today’s tragic accident in Ottawa. Thank first responders who rushed to help, we are closely monitoring the situation,” Trudeau wrote on his Twitter page.