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Junior hockey team victims remembered a year after crash

Apr. 6, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — After prayers and songs filled the Saskatchewan hockey arena, Carol Brons spoke as a grieving mother. Her daughter was one of 16 people who died when the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team bus collided with a semi at a rural intersection. Thirteen others were injured. Brons...

Teen Straschnitzki makes new life year after Humboldt crash

Apr. 4, 2019 2:06 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tom Straschnitzki was wrangling his fussy youngest child when his iPhone buzzed. His hands full, Tom put the phone on speaker and heard the terrifying sound of his oldest son calling from a bus and screaming for help. "Dad, you've got to help this time! You've got to save the boys!...

Truck driver involved in hockey team bus crash gets 8 years

Mar. 22, 2019 3:33 PM EDT

MELFORT, Saskatchewan (AP) — The driver whose transport truck crashed into a hockey team bus in Canada, killing 16 people, has been sentenced to eight years in prison. Thirteen others were injured when Jaskirat Singh Sidhu's semitrailer loaded with peat moss collided with the Humboldt Broncos' bus in rural...