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Spanish Red Cross distributes food products to drivers trapped by snow falls


Important snow falls occurred in Spain on February 5th, resulting in the immobilization of several hundreds of vehicles across the country. From 9 pm to 9.30 am the next morning, , 600 trucks were forced to stop on highways, gas stations and in industrial parks.

A dozen of volunteers from the Spanish Red Cross and the Civil Protection spend their night helping drivers stationed around Avila, Valladolid and Segovia. Thanks to emergency aid agreement with Fundacion Solidaridad of Carrefour Spain, they distributed 250 first aid hygiene kits and 200 packages with food and beverages, as well as warm breakfasts.

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