Heavy snowfalls hit Ecuador

Heavy snowfalls hit Ecuador
Heavy snowfalls hit Ecuador
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In some localities of the country, heavy snowfall was recorded. An unusual meteorological event caused road closures and, as a result, the cessation of vehicle traffic.

The Quito-Papaljakta road was one of those hit by snow since 03:05 and was closed to traffic for safety reasons, ECU-911 reports. The same thing happened on the Guaranda-Ambato highway.

According to the rescue service, several units and relief teams have been deployed to coordinate traffic and safety activities and thus avoid any accidents.

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