Strong Winds Blow Large Items Down Street in Edmonton, Alberta

Strong winds in Edmonton, Alberta, produced a dangerous scene in at least one area of the city on January 19, as large boxes were blown down a residential street.

Footage captured by local resident Jeffrey Saunders shows the objects being tossed into buildings and vehicles by the wind.

Speaking to Storyful, Saunders said he thought the items were insulation materials from a nearby construction site.

Local news reported that at least three semi-trucks were toppled by the winds, which gusted up to 66 mph (107 km/h) In the Edmonton area. Credit: Jeffrey Saunders via Storyful