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Snowbanks create narrow paths for emergency vehicles

A combination of snowbanks and parked cars has created roadblocks for emergency workers as they race to their calls.
Emergency workers say lingering snowbanks make it difficult for firetrucks and ambulances to drive through some of Ottawa's streets. 2:01

Emergency workers say a combination of snowbanks and parked cars has created roadblocks as they race to their calls.

As Omar Dabaghi-Pacheco reports in the above video, the heads the city's Community Protective Services Committee is calling for common sense from people parking on the roads.