Plane Crash near Nancy: Two Soldiers Killed

The crash of a passenger plane killed two people near Nancy on Friday night. The victims are soldiers from Ochey airbase 133 (Meurthe-et-Moselle). Friday 11th May, 2018 around 8pm, an accident of a single-engine civil aircraft has crashed in Laneuvelotte (Meurthe-et-Moselle), in the suburbs of Nancy . After touching the ground, the aircraft caught fire and the two individuals (the …

Moselle: Two Brothers Killed in a Violent Road Accident, the Third Wounded

Two people were killed in an accident in Havange (Moselle) on Sunday morning. These are two brothers. The third is slightly injured. It’s a whole bereaved family. Sunday morning in Havange (Moselle), near Thionville , a car left the road to finish its race in a tree. The driver and the passenger are dead. A third person managed to survive. The tragedy of …

Air Pollution: Speed Lowered in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle

To cope with an episode of pollution, emergency measures were taken in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle, Sunday, including the lowering of speed on roads The prefectures of Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle decided on Saturday to put in place on Sundayemergency measures , including a reduction in speed on the roads , to cope with a pollution episode with PM10 …

Snow and Ice in Lorraine: Trucks Prohibited from Circulation and Stored on the A4

The prefecture of defense and security of the East zone hardens its traffic restrictions against trucks in Lorraine because of a violent episode of ice, this Friday. The situation is getting worse on the roads and motorways of Lorraine. The episode of freezing rain, announced Thursday 1st March, affects many areas of the region. Many traffic jams have …

Snow and Ice: 10 Departments of the North and East on Orange Alert

Meteo France has maintained the orange alert in 10 departments of the North and East for snow and ice. The forecasts. Ten departments of eastern France are placed in orange alert Sunday due to chance of snow and especially ice, announced early in the morning Meteo France. Aisne, Ardennes, Aube, Marne, Haute-Marne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle, Vosges and the Nord are …

Weather: Seven Departments Placed in Orange Alert for Heavy Rain

Seven departments of the North-East of France were placed on Orange alert because of expected heavy rains, announced this Wednesday morning by Meteo France. The period of vigilance extends this Wednesday from 6am to 9pm on Thursday. Meteo France placed the seven departments and the North East of France in amber alert because of heavy rains and …

Meurthe-et-Moselle: Lightning Strikes a Festival, 15 Injured, 2 Serious

Fifteen people were injured by lightning two seriously on Saturday afternoon in Azerailles, Meurthe-et-Moselle where the 6th edition of the Musique du Vieux Canal festival was being held. “The lightning struck at several places during the music festival of Musique du Vieux Canal in Azerailles” south of Nancy. The stormy episode occurred at about 16 pm and took the public “by …

Nineteen Departments placed on Orange Alert for Thunderstorms and Heat Wave

WEATHER: Thunderstorms will burst during the afternoon and evening across the Massif Central and will also gain the Beaujolais and the early evening Bresse … The periods of heatwaves leaves room for thunderstorms. Nineteen departments of eastern France were placed in orange alert for storm risks, says the bulletin of Météo-France . This is the Jura, Loire, Rhone, Saone-et-Loire, …

Thunderstorms: The Orange Alert in 17 Departments held Tuesday Morning

Meteo France placed 17 departments of central and northeast orange alert for thunderstorms Tuesday morning through to Midnight on Wednesday Seventeen departments are now placed in orange alert for storms, according to the bulletin at 6am from Meteo France. The alert concerns the departments of Aube, Côte-d’Or, Doubs, Jura, the Marne, Haute-Marne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, the …