Traffic congestion in snowy conditions
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Travellers stuck as snow in California closes highway

The main highway between southern and central California closed on Monday for six hours due to heavy snow and icy conditions.

Some motorists were left stranded while other travellers were stuck in traffic delays for hours.

A winter storm warning is in place for the Antelope Valley and authorities are warning of dangerous road conditions in the Los Angeles County mountains and Santa Clarita Valley.

  • 03 Jan 2011