12/21/2011 06:05 EST | Updated 02/20/2012 05:12 EST

2 dead in a collision near Drummondville

Two people are dead after an crash in Saint-Majorique-de-Grantham, near Drummondville.

Icy roads are being blamed for the fatal crash between a car and school bus Wednesday afternoon.

Provincial police said the car lost control and slammed into the bus carrying a group of bus company employees shortly before 3 p.m.

Both vehicles ended up in a ditch with the car stuck underneath the bus.

Two people in the car were killed.

No one in the bus was seriously injured.