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Around 100 cars collided in Paris

December 30 2008

Because of the strong ice near Paris collided about a hundred machines. As a result, virtually stopped traffic on the main highway leading to the center of Paris and southern France.

At the entrance to this road to Paris, there was a simultaneous collision of 60 cars - none of the passengers was hurt. Icy conditions in the country and its capital is caused by heavy rains that last night throughout France at subzero temperatures on the ground. At the same ice in the Paris area - a rather rare phenomenon.

Currently, the country's radio stations broadcast regular warnings to drivers. Parisians advised not to travel by car to the Orly airport, only to use the railway. Buses in the area south of Paris and its suburbs today, not out of the park.
Many of the streets of Paris half-empty - tens of thousands of cars could not get to the capital of main lines, according to ITAR-TASS .

Eight cars collided at the same time in the department of Yvelines west of Paris. Traffic on this highway A-13, connecting the capital with the Atlantic coast much more difficult for a number of major sites. From 10 am completely and indefinitely closed the nearby major highway A-10 - it faced some heavy trucks.

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