Five Indian students dead in car accident in Ontario, Canada

Heart-breaking tragedy in Canada: 5 Indian students passed away in an auto accident near Toronto on Saturday. Two others in hospital.

Five Indian students dead in car accident in Ontario, Canada
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In a tragic incident, five Indian students are dead in a car accident in Ontario. According to the Canadian Press, a collision between a passenger van and a tractor-trailer occurred on Highway 401 in the Quinte West area in Southern Ontario on Saturday.

Police officials investigate at the scene of the accident were five Indian students died after their van collided with a tractor trailer in Belleville and Trenton on Highway 401, Near Southern Ontario (Source: CTVNews / Ottawa) 

Harpreet Singh, Jaspinder Singh, Karanpal Singh, Mohit Chouhan, and Pawan Kumar were all pronounced dead at the scene. The victims were between the ages of 21 and 24. They were all students from the Greater Toronto and Montreal regions. Following the mishap, two  passengers were transferred to a local hospital with serious injuries.