Several injuries reported when a coach vehicle overturned near Jasper: RCMP


RCMP said a bus overturned near the Columbia Icefield Discovery Center on Highway 93 on Saturday.Police said fifteen people were in the vehicle at the time of the crash and multiple injuries were reported. Details of the extent of the injuries have not yet been released.

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The RCMP said several fire and EMS crews and a helicopter were called to the scene. STARS Air Ambulance said its three bases in Calgary, Edmonton and Grande Prairie responded to the incident.

People have been advised to stay away from the area to allow access for emergency responders.

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The RCMP have stated that the investigation is in the preliminary stages and that updates will be provided as soon as they are available.

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