Heavy snowfall, which started in Kyiv in the night of Feb. 5 and continued for all day long, was the cause of numerous car accidents and traffic jams in the city, Censor.NET reports.
Many residents of the capital had to get to the subway on foot because it was impossible to use land transportation. The traffic police encouraged motorists to refrain from traveling by private cars.
There is also difficult situation in Oleksandrivska and Kyrylivska hospitals which territory has challenging terrain. In particular, the ambulances could not reach the hospital building in the Oleksandrivska hospital. The staff was forced to go on foot and carry patients to the hospital unit due to lack of snow-fighting vehicles.