City of Guelph flags at half mast to honour victims of Humboldt bus crash

Guelph, Ont., April 9, 2018– The City of Guelph has lowered City flags to half mast in tribute to the victims of a bus crash in Humboldt, Saskatchewan involving the Humboldt Broncos hockey team. Fifteen people were killed and 14 others injured in the crash.

“Our hearts go out to the families and loved ones of the victims of this terrible tragedy. We join communities across Canada in mourning this heartbreaking loss of life,” said Mayor Cam Guthrie.

“Half-masting our flag is a small way the City of Guelph can show our sympathy for the people of Humboldt. From one community to another, our thoughts and prayers are with them in Humboldt at this devastating time,” said CAO Derrick Thomson.

The City flag will fly at half-mast at City facilities until sunset on Wednesday, April 11.

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