Flood Damages Iceland’s Ring Road

A lake on Biskupsháls in Mývatnsöraefi wilderness near Grímsstadir in northeast Iceland flooded last night, tearing a 200-meter-long hole in the Ring Road, which encircles the island. The flood flipped a 40-ton truck on its side although the driver escaped unharmed.

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Dealerships in Iceland to Return New Cars

The main dealerships in Iceland are trying to send new cars that were imported back to their suppliers in Europe and Asia in light of decreasing domestic car sales. Auto dealer Ingvar Helgason is waiting for a reply on how many cars can be sent back.

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