Hundreds Rescued From Snow

Hundreds Rescued From SnowHundreds Rescued From Snow

A Red Crescent official said 2500 people who were stranded in the recent three-day heavy snowfall were rescued by its teams. Dr. Naser Charkhsaz told ISNA the people in 10 provinces were trapped in the heavy snowfall. He said 44 rescue teams braved the weather to save those stuck in the snow. Charkhsaz added that 500 people were taken to emergency shelters and 6 were hospitalized.