The snow chaos in southern Germany requires from them a lot: Around 800 inhabitants of the Alps, municipality of Jachenau (Landkreis Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen) are truncated as a result of the heavy snowfall from the outside world. The main access road to the small town is locked, as mayor Georg Riesch, the “süddeutsche Zeitung” reported. “The wet snow, the last weekend came to it, was still hanging in the trees. This has broken a lot of trees and now hang in the street.” The use of a woodcutter machine, you have to cancel – too dangerous. “If it is not life is important, you should because no one out.”
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The residents and rescue workers can reach the village, although not (yet) on a small forest road, but the people are dependent on emergency deliveries. The “Bayerische Rundfunk”, shows pictures, which is how the fire spread, for example, food and toilet paper. The helper thus set to an all-terrain vehicle, to get the necessary Goods.
Jachenau in Bavaria on the map
It could even get worse. It should be snowing, as announced, could also be the remaining balance of the access road impassable. The community and rescue workers have, therefore, taken precautions, the mayor for the “süddeutsche Zeitung”: “The Red cross is to us now, even an ambulance to the village.” For Emergencies. And the village shop was well filled, the medical and food supplies were secured. Public life, however, is at a standstill: schools and Kindergarten are closed, who can, should stay in the own four walls.
the fire brigade defies an all-terrain vehicle, the snow masses and brings food to the Bavarian Jachenautal
not so dramatic, the situation may sound: For the case that the Situation is acute, “we are ready,” said the district administrator of the district of Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen, Josef Niedermaier the “Münchner Merkur”. But it was “the disaster”.
children have “joy” in the snow
mayor Riesch can be seen in the Situation even more Positive: “Many villagers offer their help. The people are very active and hold together,” he said of the “süddeutsche”. And: “The children have a great joy.”
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