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    Calgary driver faces 29 charges in Humboldt crash

    July 9, 2018 12:00AM by Derek Clouthier

    REGINA, Sask. – Jaskirat Sidhu, the truck driver who collided with the Humboldt Broncos bus on April 6, was arrested this morning and faces 29 charges.

    The 29-year-old male from Calgary who worked for Adesh Deol Trucking was charged with 16 counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death and 13 counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily injury.

    Sidhu was arrested at his Calgary residence without incident and will make his first appearance in Saskatchewan court next week.

    The investigation took approximately three months and included a reenactment of the collision, over 60 interviews, more than 6,000 photos of the crash scene, and an analysis the driver’s log book.