– Snow brings traffic to a standstill in Hessen, Germany (Ice Age Now, Dec 12, 2014):
50 km (30 miles) congestion on highways because of snow
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It snowed on Thursday evening only briefly in Hessen, Germany, but the snow affected many motorists.
On the Hessian motorways there were severe traffic delays. As a spokeswoman for the police said, the cars were on Thursday night at times to a total length of 50 kilometers.