Thick fog in Kyiv, visibility range on roadways reduced to 200-300 m, - city hall

Source : 112 Ukraine

Ukraine's Hydrometeorological Centre urges drivers to be extra cautious while driving
11:09, 5 November 2018

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Kyiv city hall and Ukraine's Hydrometeorological Centre called on the car drivers to be especially cautious when driving in the city on November 5. The reason is thick fog, which reduced visibility on the road to 200-300 meters', reads the message of the city hall's website. 

The road safety experts highly recommend the drivers to reduce the driving speed, to avoid harsh maneuvers on the road and to keep the safe distance with other cars. 

As we reported, a road accident occurred at the 453rd kilometer of A4 highway (Ukraine-Poland-Germany) near Proszowka settlement in Poland on Sunday. Seven people suffered injuries in it, Polskie Radio reported.

Four cars and a two-story bus with Ukrainian license plates clashed on the road; two children and a mother-to-be were among the victims. They received the necessary first aid, and then they were taken to a hospital for further diagnostics.

All passengers were taken to the local school where they waited for another bus.

The roadway to Katowice was blocked for some time due to the accident's aftermaths. 

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