211 Disaster Information

Service: Ottawa OC Transpo Bus Crash at Westboro Station - January 11th 2019

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Alternate Name Bus Crash Ottawa
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Public Comments This record is being updated as information becomes available concerning the bus crash Friday Jan 11th at Westboro Transit Station.
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Located In Community Ottawa
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Last updated on January 13th at 11 am

Some fatalities and several injuries in OC Transpo bus crash Friday afternoon (January 11) at 3:50 PM.

LATEST NEWS

* City of Ottawa: Collision at Westboro Station
* CBC News: 3 dead in bus crash at Ottawa transit station

For those looking for information on family members:

Red Cross Line 1-855-797-8875. Collaborating with Ottawa Police to find information on loved ones.

For those looking for property left at the scene or matters related to the accident:

Call Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222 ext 2481. Leave a message if no answer.

MENTAL HEALTH Resources

* The Distress Centre answers calls 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with crisis line specialists providing confidential support. Callers can reach the Centre at 613-238-3311
* The Mental Health Crisis Line answers calls for people ages 16 or older 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Callers can reach the line at 613-722-6914
* Tel-Aide Outaouais offers French-language mental health telephone support from 8 a.m. to midnight every day. Ottawa residents can call 613-741-6433 and Gatineau residents can contact 819-775-3223
* The Kids Help Phone (1-800-668-6868) provides confidential 24/7 phone and web counselling for children ages 20 and under
* The Youth Services Bureau (YSB) provides youth and family counselling, crisis support, a 24/7 crisis line at 613-260-2360, walk-in counceling and an online crisis chat service for youth at chat.ysb.ca
* The Walk-In Counselling Clinics provide free, confidential single session counseling sessions throughout Ottawa
* Ottawa Public Health Information at 613-580-6744 (TTY 613-580-9656)
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