Felled trees and backed up traffic on Byng Road in Port Hardy.

Felled trees and backed up traffic on Byng Road in Port Hardy.

Trees down over power lines on Byng Road

At least four trees fell in powerful windstorm

In a windstorm that has left thousands without power, at least four large trees have fallen on Byng Road between Beaver Harbour Road and Fort Rupert Road, taking down power lines with them.

Fire crews are on route but the road is backed up to traffic.

B.C. windstorm

 

One tree blocked the road completely.

One tree blocked the road completely.