Posted 1 июля 2021,, 06:55

Published 1 июля 2021,, 06:55

Modified 24 декабря 2022,, 22:37

Updated 24 декабря 2022,, 22:37

Canada's heat wave death toll rises to 486

Canada's heat wave death toll rises to 486

1 июля 2021, 06:55
Lisa Lapointe, Coroner of the Province of British Columbia in Canada, said the death toll from the heat wave in the region will continue to rise as information is processed.

The number of deaths registered in the last five days in the Canadian province, the coroner called "unprecedented." As specifies RIA Novosti news agency, during the period from Friday to 13:00 medium in a Coroner's Service of British Columbia received information about 486 sudden deaths related to heat.

Recall that in the province, the air temperature has reached an unprecedented plus 49 degrees.