The driver of the semi-truck that collided with the Humboldt Broncos bus will be back in court in August.
29 year-old Jaskirat Sidhu was in Melfort Provincial Court this morning and has been released on bail with strict conditions.
Sidhu’s release will come with a $1,000 cash recognizance, he will also not be able to operate a vehicle, and only live at his residence in Calgary. The man is also forced to surrender his passport.
The man faces 16 counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death, and 13 counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily injury.
The Broncos were en route to Nipawin for a playoff game against the Hawks April 6th when the collision happened at the Armley corner.
Sidhu will return to Melfort court on August 21st for defense election.