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Toronto rainstorm leaves 300,000 without power

9 July 2013 Last updated at 11:26 BST

A heavy rainstorm in Toronto has left some 300,000 people without power and flooded parts of Canada's largest city.

More than 90mm (3.5in) of water - more than a month's average - was dumped on the city late on Monday, officials say.

Emily Buchanan reports.

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