St-François-Xavier St. in Old Montreal can be a bit of a hassle at the best of times. Here's what happens when you add a little ice.
Published on: April 16, 2018 | Last Updated: April 16, 2018 12:33 PM EDT
Screen grab from Facebook video posted by Joshua Walsh.
Although Montreal experienced a mostly watered-down version of a promised ice storm, the overnight double-whammy of precipitation and below-freezing temperatures left many streets a slick mess.
St-François-Xavier St. in Old Montreal can be a bit of a hassle at the best of times, but it was slippery enough Monday morning to inspire Joshua Walsh to pause for a 15-second video.
In it, pedestrians trying to make it from St-Antoine St. to St-Jacques St. have to cling to a centuries-old building or wait for the aid of a Good Samaritan who apparently hadn’t changed their winter boots yet.
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