Quebec daycare bus crash photos: Laval tragedy images from street level circulate online

Reporters and news outlets are sharing disturbing views from the scene of the bus crash

Photos of a Laval city bus crashed into a daycare building.
Witnesses who saw the crash in Laval, Que., say the driver was acting erratically, before he was eventually subdued by a number of parents. (Credit: @hassinhadi, @pascalrobidas, @PatMorrell_CBC, @Natio_MLaFrance/Twitter)

Tragedy has hit Laval, Que., after a city bus crashed into a daycare on Wednesday morning, resulting in the death of two children, while six others are in hospital.

The bus driver, employed by Société de transport de Laval (STL), has been identified as a 51-year-old man. He has been arrested and charged with dangerous driving and homicide, while police probe if there was a deliberate motive.

The incident took place around 8:30 a.m., and involved a daycare in in the Sainte-Rose neighbourhood, Garderie Éducative de Sainte-Rose.

The six children in hospital are expected to survive. Following the crash, 12 people needed medical care, while eight others were transported to hospitals, according to Urgences-santé.

Reporters and news outlets have since shared photos from the scene.