The national highway No. 8 in Fukui prefecture, is now experiencing recordable heavy snow, Many cars are stucked on this unexpected incident, including the railroads. A lot of passengers are stucked and delayed on their trips.
On the national highway No. 8, the Ground Self Defense Force of Disaster Dispatch is still continuing on snow removal work from the night of 6th until today,the cars is stucked in a line for a total length of 30 kilometers from the prefectural border with Ishikawa Prefecture to the border between Sabae City in Fukui Prefecture and Fukui City. The solution is still not established.
In Ishikawa Prefecture, an 85 – year – old woman in Hakusan City fell into the side gutter during snow removal and broke her leg, so far three people have been seriously injured while snowing.
Source: ANN News