Four people are killed and another is wounded after a man drives his truck into a Pakistani Muslim family in London, Ontario, Canada. The suspect is identified by police as Nathaniel Veltman, a local 20-year-old motivated by Islamophobia. He has been arrested and facing four charges of first-degree murder and one charge of attempted murder.
Residents return to Fort McMurray for the first time since May 1. A couple thousand firefighters, from as far away as South Africa, continue to battle the 5,800 square kilometer (3,603 square mile) Canadian blaze that has crossed the Alberta border into Saskatchewan.
Seven people are missing following an apartment fire and explosion in the Canadian town of Woodstock, Ontario, and seven people, including one firefighter are hospitalised for injuries. [http:--www.cbc.ca-news-canada-story-2011-03-27-woodstock-explosion.html (CBC)] [http:--www.torontosun.com-news-canada-2011-03-27-17772331.html ("Toronto Sun")] [http:--www.timescolonist.com-Seven+people+missing+seven+taken+hospital+after+Ontario+apartment+explosion-4512141-story.html ("Victoria Times Colonist")]date=August 2019