Road Closed due to Avalanche Risk


Road Closed due to Avalanche Risk

Driving in Iceland in winter

Driving in Iceland in winter. Photo: Páll Stefánsson.

Siglufjarðarvegur, the road between Siglufjörður and Skagafjörður, North Iceland, has been closed due to the risk of avalanche, reports.

Roads around most of Iceland are covered in snow or ice, including Hellisheiði mountain pass to South Iceland, which is partially covered in ice.

The road between Þórshafn and Bakkafjörður, Northeast Iceland, is impassable.

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