Huge Hail Pummels Vehicles on Highway in Alberta

Large hail pummeled vehicles on highways in Alberta, Canada, on Monday evening, August 1, smashing windows and damaging exteriors as a powerful storm system swept over south and central parts of the province.

This footage from Jagrit Bajwa shows several damaged vehicles pulled over on the side of a road and emergency services at the scene. Bajwa said he shot the video on Highway 2A in Penhold, about 10 miles south of Red Deer.

According to local reports, police said at least 70 vehicles in the area had their windshields or windows damaged by hail.

A tornado watch issued for the Red Deer area was ended at 11.15 pm. Credit: Jagrit Bajwa via Storyful

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