Hurricane Hazel - 50 years later October 1954 Hurricane Hazel

Rescue Efforts / Devastation / Before and After / The Commemoration

Firefighters and civilians descend upon the crushed remains of the Kingsway-Lambton fire truck. Five of the nine men on board died when it became stuck on a flooded street and overturned, tossing the men into the water.


Photography from the archives of Toronto and Region Conservation unless otherwise noted.

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