Saturday, 19 January, 2019


Double-decker bus crash in Ottawa kills 3, injures at least 20

Double-decker bus crashes into bus station in Ottawa Ottawa bus crash leaves 3 dead, 23 injured
Bennie Garza | 12 January, 2019, 06:57

Several people found themselves trapped on the bus' upper level following the crash, and most serious injuries happened on the vehicle's upper right side, said Ottawa Police Chief Charles Bordeleau. He wouldn't say why she was detained rather than submitting to questions voluntarily.

"Something led us to having to arrest the individual", Bordeleau said, without elaborating. Many suffered blunt trauma. The double-decker bus appears to have crashed into the roof that hangs over the platform at the station. They can also contact the Red Cross at 1-855-797-8875.

"I saw bodies flying out and it was pretty intense at the time", Borle said.

Injured passengers were being treated by paramedics on the ground surrounding the bus.

The Ottawa Hospital, which is treating some of the victims, declared a code orange, which is called when there is a disaster in the community.

Buses are being detoured as a result of the crash, OC Transpo said.

During a press conference, Ottawa Police said the bus driver had been taken into custody.

"The safety and the security of our transit system and our riders is our top priority", he said.

Gabe Rivett-Carnac arrived at Westboro station on a double-decker bus himself about an hour before the crash.

An obviously distressed woman was seen being wheeled away from the bus on a stretcher by paramedics. "I can't see how they would've been able to get away from that", he said.

Josh Chamberlain was on a bus pulling into the station and witnessed the aftermath of the collision. Pictures posted to social media show a large presence of first responders at the busy transit station, and substantial damage to the front end of the bus. In that case, an investigation found that the cause was a combination of excessive speed, a hard curve before the tracks and driver distraction from video monitors showing the upper deck.

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