Ottawa police say there are “some fatalities” and at least 17 injured following a bus crash at the Westboro Station. 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 the double-decker bus struck a bus shelter. Ottawa Police Chief Charles Bordeleau confirmed that there are “some fatalities.” The Ottawa Hospital said in a tweet that its trauma centre is treating nine patients in critical condition. OC Transpo, which runs Ottawa’s public transit system, said in a tweet that buses are being detoured from the area.
Source: Fatalities and multiple injuries in Ottawa double-decker bus crash