Police say one person was killed and one was taken to a hospital after a plane crash on an island near Old Montreal.
Police did not give details about the victims, but they say they were the only ones on board the plane that crashed in the city’s Ile Sainte-Hélain area.
There was no immediate word on the damage caused by the accident.
Firefighters and police acted on the news of a plane crashing at 6 pm on Saturday.
Police say the Transportation Safety Board will investigate the circumstances surrounding the accident, including possible causes.
Pictures from the area show a large cloud of black smoke over a wooded area and emergency teams responding.
The scene of the crash is a popular destination for Montreal residents and visitors to the city, with an amusement park and casino among other attractions.