After a heavy snowfall, stuck in the Berchtesgadener Land countryside around 350 people and must be supplied by trucks with food. The only road to the Berchtesgaden District of book height in the vicinity of the upper salt mountain, is closed until further notice, said a spokesman for the Landkreis Berchtesgadener Land.

The morning had been started to clear the tracks. Several trees threatened under the heavy snow load to topple and should be like. Only emergency personnel were able to reach the snowed-dwellers across the street.

the people in the upper Bavarian municipality of Jachenau in Bad Tölz are in need of food supplies, because the access road is locked. Residents and rescue workers can reach the village through a small forest road.

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