Strong winds recently battered Saskatoon, causing widespread damage and power outages, CTV News reported.
Saskatchewan Government Insurance has received 547 property damage claims and 250 auto insurance claims province-wide. The roof of a storage facility belonging to Prince Albert Northern Bus Lines Ltd. blew off and crashed into eight buses. Mike McElligott, the company's supervisor, estimates the damage at $400,000 Canadian ($364,680). Mr. McElligott said "we've got insurance claims on all of them."