Frogs Still Causing Traffic Jams in Greece

Frogs swarm across the Egnatia highway in northern Greece, on May 27, 2010, for a second day, near the town of Langadas, some 12 miles east of Thessaloniki, Greece, as the frogs migrate from a nearby lake probably looking for food. (AP Photo/Nikolas Giakoumidis) AP Photo

Thousands of frogs are still slowing traffic on a busy Greek highway, a day after a horde of them forced officials to close the road altogether.

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Police said Thursday they were directing traffic around frogs on the Egnatia Highway about 20 kilometers outside Greece's second largest city, Thessaloniki.

The frogs, leaving a nearby lake to look for food, were expected to disrupt traffic through the weekend.

Police closed a section of the road Wednesday after three cars skidded off the road when the drivers tried to dodge the frogs.
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