In Canada are sounding the alarm because of the heat: daily in the morgues fall at least 15 bodies
Heat in Canada. Photo: Sergey Lyudkevych
In the country for more than a week remains unusually high for the region’s temperature above +30.
Strong heat became the reason that the only morgue in Montreal, one of the largest cities of Canada, was Packed. According to the canadian public broadcaster SVS News, the local authorities appealed to private funeral homes for help in the temporary preservation of bodies.
– Considering that almost daily we get 15 new bodies to fill all the places in the morgue didn’t take much time, – quotes the portal of the chief coroner of Montreal Jean Throw.
According to him, this situation is due to the fact that the special services takes a long time for proper identification of the victims.
As of July 7, it was known about the death of 54 people. Most of them are elderly people, suffering chronic diseases and who did not have home air conditioning.
Physicians are asking local residents to be cautious and take into account the anomalous heat.
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