High winds wreaking havoc on N.L.’s southwest coast

Published on February 16, 2017
RCMP

Channel-Port aux Basques RCMP is advising motorists to stay off the roads on the southwest coast of the province.

Winds in the Wreckhouse area are currently in excess of 140 kilometres per hour.

Police have received reports of multiple collisions.

The roads are believed to be impassable at this time. There are also power outages in the region.