snow, snow and more snow. In southern Bavaria in the Winter, since days, for severe restrictions. In the case of Berchtesgaden, around 350 people are stuck and have to be supplied by trucks with food. The only road to the book height in the vicinity of the upper salt mountain was closed until Further notice, said a spokesman for the Landkreis Berchtesgadener Land.
The morning had been started to clear the tracks. Several trees threatened under the heavy snow load to topple and should be like. Only emergency personnel were able to reach the snowed-dwellers across the street. Due to the heavy snowfall the German armed forces supply takes trips
In the Book it is the Asthma centre for young people. Since the staff of the rehab facility because of the heavy snow could not get to and from your workplace, had been asked the German army for assistance, said the Executive Director of the market municipality, Anton Short.
In a few kilometers away in Marktschellenberg was an avalanche and buried part of a road. Rescue workers searched for possible Victim, the police announced.Initially, it was unclear whether vehicles or people were affected by the disposal.
the people in the municipality of Jachenau in the district of Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen are in need of food supplies, because the access road is locked. Residents and rescue workers can reach the village through a small forest road.
Also in Munich there are the snow-drifting problems in the case of buses, trains and the car traffic. Motorists had to stand in the Morning on the highway 9 in the North of Munich, more than 20 kilometers in a traffic jam. According to the ADAC, the time loss in the traffic for almost an hour. The vehicles were bunched up from Pfaffenhofen on the Ilm up to the motorway interchange Munich-North in the direction of Munich.
On the highway 8 looked the better: Due to a stationary transverse Transporter the route in the direction of Munich had to be closed between Friedberg and Dasing full, said a police spokesman. The vans have loaded two cars on a trailer and standing across all lanes. How long the full closure will last, was initially unclear. According to the speaker, the recovery of the Van because of the icy road is difficult.
In the morning rush-hour traffic, it came also in the case of urban bus transport in Munich, to disabilities. All lines are expected to be delays and occasional failures, said the Munich transport company (MVG). Passengers would have to allow for longer travel times. In the case of the Munich S-Bahn, the weather also creates problems. Due to multiple weather-related disruptions in the overall network impairments and failures, such as Deutsche Bahn. Here, too, there may be delays.
The train to the Munich airport was laid out early in the Morning, even to a complete standstill: Affected by the technical failures of the S-Bahn lines 1 and 8. According to a railway spokesperson, the operation of a positioner and a train were disrupted transition. The passengers had to change trains to Taxis. The disturbance occurred, therefore, shortly before 5 p.m. and was resolved at 6:45 PM.
The Snowplows are in constant use.(photo: Reuters)
Also, the garbage disposal, it comes in Munich to irregularities. Due to the bad weather and road conditions, the tons can be emptied in is currently on schedule, with shares of waste management operation. The Munich will be asked to vacate the additions and the spreading of it.
roads to Deggendorf are not accessible
in the Meantime, the snow has arrived in lower Bavaria and upper Franconia. There is a heavy fall of snow on Wednesday morning to several accidents. In the Region of Hof and in the Fichtelgebirge mountains, a police spokesman, according to numerous cars and load cars from the streets. At least one person was injured.
In lower Bavaria to abandon the people on car trips to Deggendorf. Authorities, broke out in the Region of several trees under the snow load. Numerous roads were closed to traffic. The main access roads in the counties of rain and Freyung-Grafenau and Deggendorf were not driving, therefore, in part, explained the district office and the police. The authorities did not expect that the situation will calm down quickly.
In the South of Bavaria, the situation in many regions is now dramatically. In the upper Bavarian district of Miesbach is still a disaster alarm. The forestry Ministry has warned, however, in General, in front of trees that can tip over under the load of the often wet snow at any time, or cancel. Especially in the South and Southeast of Bavaria, you should not stop as much as possible in the woods and under the trees, in General, be careful, it said. In the coming days, the risk increases again serious that even healthy trees may not be possible to carry the load. With a relaxation was to be expected, when the snow from the Branches to be defrosted. In the mountains the second highest avalanche is warning level. Skiers could trigger the avalanche warning centre in Munich, on non-groomed Slopes very light snow boards.
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Because of the strong wind, falling snow and fallen trees was stopped on Tuesday evening of the operation of the lower Bavarian forest railway. Previously, two trains between Zwiesel and Grafenau, and between Zwiesel and Bayer were driven železná Ruda against fallen trees, said the state Railways. The railcars were damaged, no one was hurt. Then, for safety reasons, the traffic on all forest railway-lines had been set immediately. The operator announced, if possible, a spare traffic with buses. On Wednesday morning, then exploratory trips should be made. Passengers were asked to check the Website.
In Bad Wörishofen blocked the city temporarily, the ice rink because of the danger of collapse. Through the snow on the roof of the hall, the permitted roof load is exceeded significantly, reported the town in the Allgäu region. Because of the strong wind, a clearing of the roof is provisionally not possible.
In the case of a school bus accident on a snow-slippery road have been injured in Herrieden (Landkreis Ansbach) twelve children easily. The Bus with 70 students between the ages of 10 and 15 years was on Wednesday morning in a curve on the opposite lane and sideswiped an oncoming Bus, no passengers were sitting. The school bus came off the road and crashed into two trees. According to police, many of the occupants suffered bruises and minor cuts. Against the 24-year-old bus driver, a preliminary investigation on suspicion of negligent initiated assault. It is a damage of around 100 000 Euro was created.
Many schools in the South of Bavaria due to the heavy snow closed. In the upper Bavarian land Starnberg circles, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Miesbach and Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen, keep the children and young people this Thursday at home. In addition, no classes are held in the schools in the Swabian town of Memmingen. In some schools In the land, Rosenheim, Traunstein circles, under the allgäu, Berchtesgaden and Munich the school is also. In some Parts of southern Bavaria, the schools will remain closed on Friday.
young people can use the gained free time but only rarely for skiing: on Tuesday, numerous ski lifts and slopes in the free state were suspended. There, too, the danger posed by the heavy snow on the trees was too great.