Chunks of snow fall off a roof onto pedestrians in Rize, Turkey
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Huge chunks of snow injure passers-by

Two people have been injured in Turkey as huge chunks of snow fell off a roof and hit passers-by.

Two people have been injured in Turkey after huge chunks of snow fell off a roof and hit passers-by.

The snow had piled up on the roof of a mosque in the city of Rize.

The incident was captured on CCTV, and shows pedestrians trying to free those who were buried by the snow.

Two women were taken to hospital for treatment.

  • 04 Jan
  • From the section Europe