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Blizzard causes pileup killing 1, injuring 7

Truck skids in blizzard, causing pileup on Slovenia motorway killing 1, injuring at least 7

Blizzard causes pileup killing 1, injuring 7

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) -- Police in Slovenia say a truck skidded in a blizzard, causing a pileup that killed one person and injured at least seven.

The accident on a motorway connecting the capital, Ljubljana, with the Adriatic coast, involved about 50 vehicles. Police have closed the road for traffic.

Heavy snow and strong winds have engulfed much of the Balkans during the weekend for the first time this winter.


Updated : 2021-02-28 21:43 GMT+08:00