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Quebec, Nov 2 (Canadian-Media): More than half a million Hydro-Québec customers are still without power Saturday morning after the province had been hit by strong winds and rain, media reports said.
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The hardest hit in the province by the the outages is the Montérégie, where more than 100,000 customers are still without power.
In Saint-Hyacinthe, winds gusted to over 100 km/h, toppling the canopy of a gas station.
Just south, in Saint-Pie, the wind tore off the steeple of a church.
About 1,000 hydro workers are working hard this morning to restore power
A crew of 40 workers from Detroit, Michigan is also expected to arrive here for assistance.