Man dies after bus of Chinese tourists crashes in Canada

According to Ornge ambulance there has been a bus collision on Highway 401 near Prescott Ont. involving 30-40 passengers

A truck driver who passed by shortly after the crash says he saw passengers standing outside the bus holding bloody noses.

A police investigation is ongoing. All 37 people on board were injured. Dozens of people have been injured, some of them critically so.

Update: Media reports that the victims are mostly Mandarin speaking and the hospitals are asking for Mandarin translators in order to help with language barriers.

"Another patient is being sent to Kingston Health Sciences Centre via Ornge", the hospital said.

Four women and one man were admitted in critical condition to Brockville General Hospital, spokeswoman Abby McIntyre told Reuters.

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The Ornge air ambulance service has said it is responding to the scene, which is about 95 kilometres south of Ottawa. "What I've been advised is that we have received five of the most critical". One helicopter is en route to Ottawa from the crash scene.

According to OPP, the westbound lanes of Highway 401 near Prescott are closed due to the collision.

The paramedics also tweeted that 20 ambulatory patients were being taken to Kemptville District Hospital for further assessment via school bus.

Hud Johnson said he witnessed the aftermath of the crash, with "four of five people lying down, medical people attending him".

CTV Ottawa reported that the bus was carrying tourists from Asia.

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