Traffic on D1 motorway resumes after storm cleanup

Strong winds caused problems in the Vysočina region,in Moravia, on Thursday, disrupting road and rail traffic, damaging power lines and leaving hundreds of people without electricity supplies.

Traffic on the D1 motorway in the direction to Brno was closed for 14 hours due to fallen trees, with emergency crews working overnight to clear the debris. Traffic was fully renewed on Friday morning.