14 killed as lorry collides with junior hockey teamís bus in Canada

Fourteen people were killed and 15 others injured when a lorry collided with a bus carrying a junior hockey team to a playoff game in western Canada, authorities have said.

The bus driving the Humboldt Broncos had 29 people on board, including the driver, when it crashed at about 5pm local time on Friday on Highway 35 in Saskatchewan, Canadian police said.

Head coach Darcy Haugan and team captain Logan Schatz are among the 14 dead, relatives said.

Three people are in critical condition.