The Canadian Press

2011-05-05 | Quebec Floods Army

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Soldiers were deployed May 5th to help flood victims deal with entire neighborhoods under water in southeastern Quebec. About 28-hundred people were forced from their homes, with aerial images showing rows of houses half-submerged along the banks of the Richelieu River. The province's premier, Jean Charest, said it was the worst flooding the area had seen in a long time.

Date: 2011-05-05
Placeline: ST. JOHN SUR RICHELIEU, Quebec.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we're fortunate there has not been a loss of life but it's one of the most important floods we've seen in Quebec in the in the last 50 years and what is preoccupying for us is how long this is lasting >>