14 confirmed dead in junior hockey team bus crash

The RCMP confirmed 14 fatalities and 14 injuries in a collision involving a junior hockey team’s bus in Saskatchewan on Friday, with rescue efforts ongoing late into the evening.

Police say there were 28 people on the bus at the time of the crash, including the driver. Three of the injuries are critical in nature. RCMP would not confirm whether the deceased were players or coaches as they work with partner agencies to notify and support families.