U.S. President Donald Trump tweets about fatal Humboldt Broncos crash
President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Thursday, March 8, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
U.S. President Donald Trump has tweeted about a collision involving a semi-truck and a junior hockey league’s bus in Saskatchewan.
Just spoke to @JustinTrudeau to pay my highest respect and condolences to the families of the terrible Humboldt Team tragedy. May God be with them all!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 7, 2018
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau also took to social media to address the tragedy.
“I cannot imagine what these parents are going through, and my heart goes out to everyone affected by this terrible tragedy, in the Humboldt community and beyond,” he said in a tweet.
Several hockey organizations including the Swift Current Broncos, Hockey Canada and the National Hockey League also tweeted their condolences.
“We extend our deepest sympathies to the Broncos organization, the families, the friends, the fans and entire Humboldt community. #PrayersForHumboldt,” Hockey Canada tweeted.