Canadian real estate executive among victims of Amtrak crash

by Jamie Henry14 May 2015
An executive from mortgage lender Wells Fargo has been named as one of the victims of the Amtrak train crash that killed seven people in Philadelphia.

Abid Gilani was Canadian and has family links in Ontario, although he and his wife moved to the U.S. many years ago.

Mr. Gilani was a senior vice-president with the bank’s real estate team and a father of two.

The company said in a statement: "Our hearts go out to all those impacted by this tragedy."

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