Two South Korean citizens killed, another injured in Toronto van attack

The driver accused of plowing a rental van into pedestrians in Toronto was charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder at his first court appearance on Tuesday.
Vic Minassian, the father of suspect Alek Minassian, leaves court after his son's court appearance.
Vic Minassian, the father of suspect Alek Minassian, leaves court after his son's court appearance.PHOTO: AFP

TORONTO (REUTERS) - Two South Korean citizens were among 10 people killed after a man drove a van into Toronto crowd while another was injured, a South Korean foreign ministry representative in Canada told Reuters on Tuesday (April 24).

Fifteen people were injured in the incident on Monday.

The driver accused of ploughing a rental van into pedestrians was charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 counts of attempted murder at his first court appearance on Tuesday.