Saturday’s wind storm takes out building in North Thompson

Wind gusts of up to 90km per hour last Saturday proved to be too much for this large hay and equipment barn

Wind gusts of up to 90km per hour last Saturday proved to be too much for this large hay and equipment barn on Agate Bay Road.  Other damage in the area included numerous reports of trees down and some across power lines.   A downed power line on the Yellowhead Highway just north of Barriere caused a three hour highway closure

Wind gusts of up to 90km per hour last Saturday proved to be too much for this large hay and equipment barn on Agate Bay Road. Other damage in the area included numerous reports of trees down and some across power lines. A downed power line on the Yellowhead Highway just north of Barriere caused a three hour highway closure