Police, IDF called in to help rescue motorists stranded by snow in Jerusalem

13.12.2013                      10.Tewet.5774                      Fasttag im Tewet

Winter-Wetter:

Police, IDF called in to help rescue motorists stranded by snow in Jerusalem

Jerusalem Mayor Barkat says city facing "a rare storm, the likes of which we've never seen"; turns to IDF's Gantz, J'lem district police chief for help in freeing trapped drivers as snowfall continues to pound capital.

Police worked to help dozens of drivers stranded on Jerusalem's streets and on the entry roads into the capital as heavy snow continued to fall on the city early Friday morning….