Apr 21, 2017

60 Homes Flooded, 150 Evacuated in City in Quebec

Rigaud, QC J0P
Canada
by
Pam Wright
,
The Weather Channel

Heavy rain and spring snow runoff have caused severe flooding on the Ottawa and Rigaud rivers in Quebec, Canada, prompting a state of emergency and evacuations.

Officials told the Chronicle-Journal that 60 homes have already flooded in the town located 20 miles west of Montreal and another 150 homes are under evacuation.