Las Vegas massacre leaves two Canadians dead
The horrific massacre in Las Vegas has left two Canadians dead.
Two Canadians have now been confirmed killed in Sunday night’s Las Vegas music-festival massacre.
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says Jessica Klymchuk, an Albertan, was among those who died.
The Canadian Embassy in DC has also lowered its flag to honour the victims.
— Richard Madan (@RichardMadan) October 2, 2017
Earlier, a relative confirmed Jordan McIldoon, 23, of Maple Ridge, B.C., was also killed in the horrific attack.
Around 60 people are now confirmed dead and more than 500 others hurt.
In a statement, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau denounced the “senseless and cowardly act of violence.”
Jordan McIldoon of Maple Ridge, B.C. is seen in this undated image. (Facebook)
People are searched by Las Vegas police at the Tropicana Las Vegas during an active shooter situation on the Las Vegas Strip on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. Multiple victims were being transported to hospitals after a shooting late Sunday at a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
The mass shooting has left at least 58 dead, and over 500 wounded.