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Several Killed and Many Cut Off as Heavy Snow Falls in Austrian Alps

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Several Killed and Many Cut Off as Heavy Snow Falls in Austrian Alps

Several Killed and Many Cut Off as Heavy Snow Falls in Austrian Alps

Heavy snowfall in Austria and Germany resulted in the deaths of five people, Austrian media reported on January 7, with thousands cut off in mountain regions.Between 50 and 80 centimeters of snow fell over areas in western Austria, resulting in roads being blocked and helicopter flights being prohibited for safety reasons.Power was lost in hundreds of houses due to the storms and, in the state of Styria in southern Austria, 2,000 people were cut off, including skiers, Die Presse reported on January 7.This footage shows bulldozers removing snow from roads in Ellmau, western Austria, on January 6.

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