Posts tagged as snowstorm

Giant snow sculptures pop up after snowstorm in Lithuania

Saturday, January 30, 2021

30 mind-blowing photos of snow sculptures in Lithuania, made by ordinary people after a heavy snowstorm. Lithuanians don’t get heavy snowfall every winter, but when they do, they get really creative. After the country was hit by a snowstorm on Wednesday causing traffic disruptions, sunken roofs and a snow cover of 30 centimetres, people were quick to start sculpting. Surprisingly, a 4-meter tall snowman was just the beginning of it all. Giant octopuses, sharks, penguins, owls and big-toothed seals presented themselves in the most unusual of…

Tree falls on jogger in Vilnius after snowstorm

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

On Tuesday evening, a jogger was injured in Vilnius’ Vingis park when a tree fell on him after a snowstorm. “When the [police] officers arrived, the man said that the tree […] fell and hit his head. The man had likely lost consciousness,” Julija Samorokovskaja from the Vilnius police told The man was handed over to the medics and taken to Lazdynai Hospital in the Lithuanian capital. A witness…