Huge crowds on roads to winter destination

Huge crowds on roads to winter destination

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The traffic has to do with many and long files in the direction of the Alps. Early in the morning was in the south of Germany, then were the roads becoming more crowded. It is going to be the busiest weekend of this season, according to the traffic information service (VID).

According to the VID, there was around just after noon on all wintersportsnelwegen in the Alps 369 km file.

Last week, it was at the peak not even three hundred kilometers file. Especially the roads in the direction of the German-speaking Alps were busier. In Germany caused the accident for additional delays on the A3 and the A8.

On the A8 from Munich was there at the busiest time summed over sixty kilometres of traffic jam. At the fern pass towards Austria were people also hours.

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In France, fell the crowds this weekend with a peak of 180 km file, while this last week on 235 kilometres of traffic jam came out. In Switzerland rose Saturday in many spots, because the Basel area is also holiday.

The files take the next few hours.

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