The traffic in Paris and in the broader region around the French capital Wednesday morning very disturbed by exceptional snowfall. Hundreds of people had to spend the night in shelters, airports or stations.
The pavements in Paris were under a white layer of snow. Many road users were blocked and had to leave their vehicle. According to official figures, brought more than 1,500 people, the night of Tuesday to Wednesday by in shelters, airports or stations.
The national railway company advised the residents of the region on their journeys. The bus network is flat, but the metro runs almost normal.