Bordeleau said the bus driver was arrested at the scene and would be questioned as part of an investigation into the cause of the crash.
Officials say two of the dead were passengers on the bus, and the third was on the platform at Westboro station, a major stop on the city's busway.
Ottawa police said investigators have identified all three victims and have contacted their families and loved ones.
"The upper deck on the bus was compromised and several people were trapped on the upper level for a period of time", the news release said.
The OC Transpo driver was arrested following the horrific crash at the city's busy Westboro Station.
Ottawa's mayor Jim Watson spoke at a press conference of a "grey misfortune".
"Our (city) community has been rocked today".
Matt Kuchar starts Hawaii vacation with a victory
Chez Reavie, after consecutive 65s, and Stewart Cink (62, with nine birdies) are joint third at 10-under 130, four shots adrift. He was battling me, took the lead.it was nice to have that pressure, to have come through and to make some birdies coming in".
Sgt. Graham said six investigators are now assigned to the crash, which is expected to be a "long, detailed and complex investigation".
"Such devastating news. My thoughts and condolences are with the victims, their families and all those affected by this tragedy", wrote Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, who represents the area in Parliament. One remains in critical condition while six others are still listed as serious and four have been upgraded to stable.
Ottawa Police Chief Charles Bordeleau provided an update to media on Saturday, January 12, at 1 p.m., alongside Sgt. Cameron Graham of the force's Collisions Investigations Unit.
Myles Cassidy, the chief of the Ottawa paramedic service, said that a total of 25 patients had been transported to the hospital from the scene.
Rivett-Carnac said that the first responders seemed "cool, calm and collected" as they worked "quite systematically to gain access to the passengers on the top (of) the bus".
He says they will also have to survey the wreckage using drones, go over video and data gathered from the bus and bystanders.
Authorities in Poland arrested an employee of the Chinese tech giant Huawei and charged him with espionage, Reuters reported . Until then, she's under strict bail conditions, which include electric monitoring and an around-the-clock security detail.
The charity helps unemployed and vulnerable women regain skills and confidence for job interviews and returning to employment. The source also revealed that Meghan is "anxious to learn about royal protocol and takes her new duties very seriously".
McCabe said he believed Comey was sacked because he refused to give in to Trump's requests to kill the probe. The president's decisions and the firing of Comey prompted the agency to launch the inquiry.
According to health officials, a 74-year-old man who was vaccinated died from complications from influenza B on December 31. Lab-confirmed flu cases in the county total 2,083 through January 5, according to the county's weekly influenza report.
Women in Saudi not only face punishment for "moral" crimes, but also become victims of "honor killings" by their relatives. Ms Qunun refused to open the door when various officials came to escort her to the Kuwait Airways flight.
Ralf Speth, JLR's chief executive, placed part of the blame for the cull on the "continuing uncertainty related to Brexit". The auto industry has suffered a triple blow as three of the UK's biggest manufacturers announced job and production cuts.
It's unclear if there was any response from the Trump team to the request from Veselnitskaya concerning the Magnitsky Act. Russian prosecutors accuse Magnitsky of participating in the largest tax fraud in Russian history worth $200 million.
It's likely that the model in the renders is the highest-spec XS Max follow-up, but this has not been confirmed. The Apple iPhone XI Max will lead the way with its previously rumoured triple-camera system on the rear.
The image circulated on social media after the class teacher reportedly shared it on a WhatsApp group on the first day of school. Schools are platforms for teaching and learning - not only a formal curriculum - but also fundamental value systems.
Jets Considering Gregg Williams As Defensive Coordinator
But the team struggled the following year, going 6-10 with quarterback Ryan Tannehill sidelined all season following knee surgery. Rhule seemed to be the favorite on Wednesday, but that took a turn just before it was announced that Gase got the job.
Japan should take 'more humble' attitude: S. Korea's Moon
Kim visited a factory of Chinese traditional pharmaceutical company the next morning and returned to the state guest house. The campaign on sanctions may be losing steam though, with North Korea importing $640m in luxury goods from China in 2017.
Nvidia's RTX 2060 is faster than the GTX 1070 Ti
The new mobile GPUs range from RTX 2080 all the way down to RTX 2060 , and there will be both Max-Q variants as well. Please stay tuned to HEXUS as we will have a review of a GeForce RTX 2060 FE up here as soon as we are allowed to.
Documentary puts new attention on R. Kelly sex allegations
Kelly won three Grammys that year for "I Believe I Can Fly", a song that would be sung at churches and graduations across the U.S. Kelly has repeatedly denied all allegations against him. "We can not seek justice without you", she concluded.