More than 10,000 people were evacuated ahead of the rising waters expected to
flood Medicine Hat Monday morning. Heavy rain also closed roads and
brought down bridges elsewhere in the province of Alberta, and there are
reports of up to four deaths from the flooding.
Medicine Hat in flood fight
Residents evacuate as emergency officials reinforce city infrastructure ahead of incoming floodwaters
Rising river in Medicine Hat
Briar Stewart reports from the Findlay Bridge over the rising South Saskatchewan River