The Canadian Press

1996-07-21 | Quebec flooding

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Seven people died, and an estimated 12,000 people were forced from their homes, when flood waters devastated Quebec's Saguenay region, about 250 kilometers north of Quebec City in mid July. Prime Minister Jean Chretien and Premier Lucien Bouchard both visited the scene. Bouchard grew up in the area and felt personally affected by the disaster.

Date: 1996-07-21
Placeline: JONQUIERE, Quebec.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I felt devastated I never imagined that something like that could happen in my region some point of personal interest they the place where my grandfather was born to disaster it's a real disaster >>