Japan was hit by heavy snowfall: 15 dead, hundreds wounded

The people were mostly killed during attempts to clear roofs of snow.

На Японію обрушилися сильні снігопади: 15 загиблих, сотні поранених

In Japan due to heavy snowfall killed 15 people, 222 people were injured, reports Rus.Media.

Reported by Armenpress, citing the emergency response authorities of Japan.

“At least 15 people were killed 222 people were wounded during a heavy snowfall in the North of Japan and off the coast of the Japanese sea”, – stated in the message.

As noted, the main blow is struck on the prefectures of Fukui, Niigata and Toyama.

The people were mostly killed during attempts to clear roofs of snow.

Also due to the anomalous region frost on the Chinese island of Taiwan killed 53 people.

In addition, in the Iranian capital Tehran have closed airports and schools because of snow. Schools closed in several other parts of the country. Hundreds of cars were captured the weather and stuck on the road. To help motorists mobilized hundreds of groups, red Crescent.

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