Shania Twain's tour bus rolls on Trans Canada Highway in SE Sask

November 8, 2023, 9:33 am

Highway 1 was closed in eastern Saskatchewan Wednesday morning, and Shania Twain's tour bus hit the ditch near Wolseley, sending 13 of her crew members to hospital.

Shania Twain's tour bus rolled in the ditch on the Trans-Canada Highway in southeast Saskatchewan Wednesday and several of her crew members were taken to hospital.

On Wednesday November 8, just after 7 a.m., Indian Head RCMP received a report of a rolled coach bus on Highway #1, east of Wolseley.

Members of Shania Twain's concert crew were on the bus

According to RCMP, 13 people were treated in hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. Twain was not on the bus.

The tour bus was travelling between Winnipeg, where Twain had a show Tuesday night, and Saskatoon, where she is scheduled to perform on Thursday evening.

The Grenfell Fire Department was called to the scene, where they had to use an emergency hatch in the roof of the bus and take out the windows in order to get to the people stuck inside.

The highway from Wolseley to the Manitoba border was closed early Wednesday morning, it had reopened by noon.