The Ottawa Connection Tribute

 

The artist behind this tribute to Jonathan Pitre, and the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, a writer who lives in France is Ottawa born. Kerry MacGregor had followed Jonathan’s journey closely, and the bus crash reminded her of a crash from 1999 when five teens from Kanata, friends of her brother died as a result of the accident on Highway 7.

 

 

“Even though I’m far away maybe that’s what sort of drew my emotions that way,” said MacGregor, who responded with a drawing, which has spread across social media.  She says the rink seemed like the best place these young men should be.   She says when she finished the drawing she had tears.

 

 

 

story credit:  cbc.ca

photo credit:  Kerry MacGregor

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