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Woman Killed After Being Hit by Vehicle on Henderson Highway

Woman Killed After Being Hit by Vehicle on Henderson Highway

Winnipeg Police CrestWINNIPEG — A 71-year-old woman has died following a crash involving a vehicle on Henderson Highway near Slater Avenue Tuesday morning.

Police say the woman was crossing Henderson when she was struck by a southbound vehicle at around 7:45 a.m.

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No Easy Answers to Questions Swirling Around Fatal Ottawa Bus Crash: Police chief

No Easy Answers to Questions Swirling Around Fatal Ottawa Bus Crash: Police chief

By Teresa Wright, The Canadian Press

Ottawa Bus Crash
Officials from Transport Canada look at the scene where a double-decker city bus struck a transit shelter at the start of the afternoon rush hour on Friday, at Westboro Station in Ottawa, on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang)

OTTAWA — The investigation into a deadly bus crash on a busy Ottawa route will not yield answers quickly, the city’s police chief said Saturday as he cautioned the public not to jump to conclusions about the events leading up to the collision.

Charles Bordeleau said officers have plenty of work ahead of them as they probe the Friday afternoon collision that killed three and injured 23 others.

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Injured Broncos Player Returns to the Ice for First Time Since Bus Crash

Injured Broncos Player Returns to the Ice for First Time Since Bus Crash

By The Canadian Press

Humboldt Broncos Crash
Hockey sticks to remember members of the Humboldt Broncos are silhouetted against the morning sun along a stretch of highway 6 in Saskatchewan, Friday, April 13, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward)

COLONSAY, Sask. — A defenceman who suffered a brain injury in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash last spring was back on the ice for the first time this week.

Layne Matechuk, 18, was injured in April when a transport truck and the bus carrying his junior hockey team collided at a rural intersection in Saskatchewan.

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‘I Don’t Want a Trial:’ Truck Driver in Humboldt Broncos Crash Pleads Guilty

‘I Don’t Want a Trial:’ Truck Driver in Humboldt Broncos Crash Pleads Guilty

By Ryan McKenna, The Canadian Press

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu leaves provincial court in Melfort, Sask., Tuesday, January 8, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Kayle Neis)

MELFORT, Sask. — The driver of a transport truck involved in a deadly crash with the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team’s bus pleaded guilty Tuesday to all charges against him.

“I plead guilty, your honour,” Jaskirat Singh Sidhu said as he stood before a judge in a court in Melfort, Sask.

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Winkler Woman Killed in Crash with Semi on Highway 3

Winkler Woman Killed in Crash with Semi on Highway 3

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(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

A 24-year-old Winkler woman was killed Thursday when her vehicle collided head-on with a semi-trailer on Highway 3.

Manitoba RCMP say the crash happened at around 6:30 p.m. when the woman’s northbound SUV was travelling in the southbound lane and collided with the semi heading south.

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