MOSCOW, February 13 – RIA Novosti. Rescuers pulled 180 trucks overnight, stuck in the snow on the roads of Moscow and the region, according to the Ministry of Emergencies of the Russian Federation.
“The snowfall paralyzed the movement of trucks … Immediately rescuers of the Leader center of the Russian Emergencies Ministry went to the scene to rescue heavy trucks from the snow captivity, and despite the incessant blizzard, the Leader rescuers pulled the trucks stuck in the snow all night. more than 180 vehicles have been removed from the snow captivity and the work continues, “the message says.
Record snowfalls began in Moscow on Friday night, by morning the capital was mired in traffic jams. Aleksandr Sinenkov, a leading employee of the Phobos weather center, told RIA Novosti that heavy snowfall, blizzard and gusty winds are expected in Moscow on Friday. He clarified that the snowfall will continue on Saturday night and partly on Saturday afternoon.