People walk in heavy fog in Suzhou of east China's Jiangsu Province, Feb. 2, 2014. A yellow alert for heavy fog was issued to warn low visibility of less than 500 meters in large parts of north China, east China and central China on Sunday. (Xinhua/Wang Jiankang)
Expressways reopen after dense fog in E China
BEIJING, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- Forty expressways in east China reopened to traffic after 51 road sections of them closed due to dense fog, said the country's transportation authorities on Sunday.
Fog-shrouded roads in Tianjin, Shandong, Hebei, Henan and Shanghai accounted for 75 percent of all the affected sections on Sunday, said Liang Xiaoan, spokesman from the Ministry of Transport. Full story