The Office of the Chief Coroner and the RCMP are releasing the names of those who lost their lives in the tragic bus crash involving the Humboldt Broncos Junior A hockey team.

The accident occurred around 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 6th when a tractor-trailer unit traveling westbound on Highway 335 collided with the Broncos' bus traveling north on Highway 35.

15 of the 29 on the bus have died as a result, while 13 others remain in hospital. One player from the team has been released from hospital as of Sunday afternoon.

Players

Adam Herold - 16-year-old from Montmartre, SK

Connor Lukan - 21-year-old from Slave Lake, AB

Evan Thomas - 18-year-old from Saskatoon, SK

Jacob Leicht - 19-year-old from Humboldt, SK

Jaxon Joseph - 20-year-old from Edmonton, AB

Logan Boulet - 21-year-old from Lethbridge, AB

Logan Hunter - 18-year-old from St. Albert, AB

Logan Schatz - 20-year-old from Allan, SK

Stephen Wack - 21-year-old from St. Albert, AB

Xavier Labelle - 18-year-old from Saskatoon, SK

Team Personnel

Brody Hinz - 18-year-old from Humboldt, SK

Darcy Haugan - 42-year-old from Humboldt, SK

Glen Doerksen - 59-year-old from Carrot River, SK

Mark Cross - 27-year-old from Strasbourg, SK

Tyler Bieber - 29-year-old from Humboldt, SK

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The 14 others involved in the collision include players: Tyler Smith, Ryan Straschnitzki, Parker Tobin, Morgan Gobeil, Nick Shumlanski, Mattieu Gomercic, Layne Matechuk, Kaleb Dahlgren, Jacob Wassermann, Grayson Cameron, Derek Patter, Bryce Fiske, Brayden Camrud and team trainer Dayna Brons.

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