Snow causes travel disruption

Hundreds of drivers were stranded in their vehicles in Sussex and Kent overnight in freezing conditions due to the snow. There were reports of drivers stuck for more than 10 hours.

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Task of clearing more than 100 wrecked vehicles begins

The task of clearing more than 100 vehicles involved in a pile-up on an autobahn in central Germany has begun and tow trucks are at the scene.

Rescue workers look on as tow car workers start to clear the wrackages Credit: REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

More than 30 people were injured in the accident on the A45 between Giessen and Hanau but there were no reported deaths.

Read: Dozens hurt in 100-vehicle pile-up in Germany

Tow trucks arrive at the scene Credit: REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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