12/22/2013 03:36 EST | Updated 02/21/2014 05:59 EST

Hitching a ride with Westmount salt truck

Snow, rain, freezing rain — the island of Montreal has been no stranger to precipitation over the past 72 hours. 

Watch a snippet of CBC Montreal reporter Marie-Claude Cabana's trip around Westmount with salt truck driver Tim Collum here: