MONTREAL: A tornado killed one in Mascouche, a few dozen kilometers north of Montreal due to an extreme weather phenomenon.
The tornado also reportedly injured several people and affected dozens of buildings.
Severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until further notice. Residents are asked to be cautious and avoid travel.
Environment Canada had warned Monday evening that a “severe thunderstorm watch” was in effect and the storm could produce strong winds, hail and tornadoes.