No Sign of a Closure Sign

kjolur_psA group of tourists ran into trouble on Sunday when the rental car in which they were driving hit a crack in the road near Sandá river on Kjölur road. They had turned on road 35 to Kjölur, from Ring Road 1, east of Blönduós, Northwest Iceland.

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Iceland’s MPs Learn about Work Hours from Menu

althingi-parliament_ipaThe first session of Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, after the general elections, will be held on Thursday. Chair of the Social Democrats, Árni Páll Árnasson, and chair of Bright Future, Guðmundur Steingrímsson, commented on Facebook that they first heard about the session through last night’s weekly email from the parliament’s kitchen.

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Flying Toilet in a Traffic Accident

policecar_psAn outdoor toilet fell off the trailer on which it was being transported and hit an oncoming car on road 36 from Reykjavík to Þingvellir National Park, South Iceland, on Sunday. The car was badly damaged but the driver and the passenger were unhurt albeit in a state of shock.

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Unfall am Kjölur

kjoelur_bvBei einem Unfall auf dem Hochlandpass Kjölur in der Nähe der Talsperre Blöndulón hat sich gestern ein Unfall ereignet. Ein Mietwagen mit fünf chinesischen Touristen geriet auf der stark beschädigten Straße außer Kontrolle und überschlug sich.

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