Three children under 5 years of age have succumbed to their injuries following an accident of tractor , which occurred yesterday evening in Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, in Montérégie.
According to the police, ten people were in the tractor, which contained a load of wood, which was proceeding on the rang Sainte-Anne to 19 h. Three children have taken place in the shovel.
For an unknown reason, the ten people fell and were injured.
Three children did not survive their injuries. Three other children have suffered serious injuries, but their life is not in danger.
Two adults were also seriously injured and their condition is critical, while the other two adults had minor injuries.
The early assumptions tend to be on a collision with another vehicle. A man has been arrested and detained by the Sûreté du Québec, who has estimated that alcohol would be involved.
An investigation was opened by the major Crime section of the SQ to try to shed light on the circumstances surrounding this accident.