Toronto, One Jordanian citizen was among 10 people killed when a man drove a rental van into a Toronto crowd on Monday, an official at the Embassy of Jordan in Ottawa said on Tuesday.
We can only confirm that a Jordanian citizen was among the deceased, an official at the embassy told Reuters but did not give any details about the identity of the victim.
Noteworthy, Canadian police are questioning the suspected driver of a rented van that ploughed into pedestrians in northern Toronto on Monday, killing 10 and injuring 15, according to BBC.
Alek Minassian, 25, was not previously known to authorities, police said.
The incident appeared to be deliberate, but the motive was not clear, officials added.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the "tragic and senseless attack" had brought him "great sadness."
Source: International Islamic News Agency