Snowfall begins in Bulqiza, police apeals to drivers for increased caution after accidents in the area
This afternoon the snowfall started in Bulqiza in the northeast of Albania, which for a period of time were accompanied by strong bouts of winds.
Local police are urging motorists to avoid driving at night as temperatures begin to drop considerably. The travelling vehicles must have ready the equipment for adverse weather, the authorities caution.
Only two days ago, frost on the road caused an fatal accident on the new highway Rruga e Arbrit in the location called “Pishat Fushë Bulqizë”, where a Golf-type vehicle went off the road and the driver died as a result of the injuries.