22:46 GMT11 August 2020
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    According to police, there were a total of 28 people in the bus. A probe into the accident is underway.

    At least 14 people have died in a crash, involving a bus, carrying a youth hockey team, in central Canada, Globe and Mail reported, citing law enforcers.

    According to police, out of 28 bus passengers, 14 have been injured, while 3 of them are in a critical condition.

    The deadly crash of the bus, carrying Humboldt Broncos players, that collided with a truck on a rural highway in Saskatchewan took place late on Friday. An investigation is underway in order to establish the reasons and circumstances of the accident.

    READ MORE: Canadian Hockey Team Involved in Deadly Bus Crash

    Following the news, Twitter users have been expessing condolences to the families of the victims, using the hashtag #PrayersForHumboldt.

    Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau has expressed deep condolences, saying, "I cannot imagine what these parents are going through and my heart foes out to everyone affected by this terrible tragedy, in the Humbolt community and beyond."

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