A strong winter storm is impacting the Midwest with snowfall rates at times of 1 to 2 inches an hour. Roads were quickly deteriating across the Twin Cities region with several car accidents being reported. The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is also being greatly impacted by the winter storm with over 200 cancelled flights being reported at this time as reduced visibility from the moderate to heavy snow is to blame. In the following video there is video of a jack knifed semi truck blocking two lanes of traffic along with video from the Minnesapolis-St. Paul International Airport of planes landing, taking off, snow removal, and more!
Shot 1: Plow truck goes by as two tow trucks work on moving a jack knifed semi in the background with crews walking around in front of the semi.
Shot 2: Minnesota State Patrol stands in front of his car at the scene of the semi jack knife.
Shot 3: County crews work to clean up spilled fuel from the jack knifed semi that was spilled on the road in and in the snow.
Shot 4-5: Another plow truck drives past the crash scene going the opposite direction plowing the road.
Shot 6-7: Crews work to clean up and move the semi truck while State Patrol keeps an eye on traffic driving by.
Shot 8: Winter scene showing snow covered roads and reduced visibilities.
Shot 9: Delta Airlines plane taking off from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport into heavy snow.
Shot 10: Delta Airlines plane being de-iced before it takes off. Very poor visibility present in heavy snow.
Shot 11: United Airlines plane landing at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport in heavy snow and reduced visibility.
Shot 12-13: Delta Airlines planes taxing to end of runway to take off in heavy snow fall.
Shot 14: Delta Airlines plane being de-iced while airport vehicle drives in the foreground.
Shot 15-17: Snow removal crew clearing the taxi lane at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Shot 18: Snow removal crew clearing the taxi lane at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport as Delta Airlines plane lands in the background in heavy snow.
Shot 19-21: Close up and medium shots of Snow removal crew clearing the taxi lane at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Shot 22: Delta Airlines plane landing at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport in heavy snow as another plane taxis in the foreground.
Shot 23: Close up shot of Delta Airlines plane taxing to take off with snow removal crew sitting in the foreground.
Shot 24: Wide shot of full snow removal crew waiting for planes to land and take off before they continue to clear the runways.
Shot 25: Close up shot of snow removal crew at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport with a Delta Airlines plane landing in the background in heavy snow.