Examples of snowbank in a Sentence
The car slid into a snowbank.
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Cars dwarfed by 10-foot snowbanks crept along Highway 89 through Lassen Volcanic National Park on Thursday as park officials opened the 30-mile road to through traffic for the first time since late fall.
Astarita is accused of firing twice at Finicum as Finicum, spokesman for the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, emerged from his white Dodge truck after swerving into a snowbank to avoid a roadblock on U.S. 395 in Harney County.
Finicum then sped off, coming to a roadblock and plowing into a snowbank.
In one section already plowed, tree trunks and branches from a previous slide poked from sheer snowbanks littered with pine needles and other debris from a previous snow slide.
Elliana came to the agency's attention a year before, when her mother, Jazmine Jones, allegedly got drunk and angry at a party in Calumet City and dropped the girl 6 feet down over a balcony railing into a snowbank.
A group of over a hundred Amtrak passengers learned this the hard way when their train got stuck in a 25 foot high snowbank for 13 hours yesterday.
A few hundred miles north of Pompeii, another example, perhaps courtesy of global climate change, emerged from a melting snowbank in the Tyrolean Alps.
Also in January, another ValuJet DC-9 with 30 people aboard slid into a snowbank after landing at Dulles International Airport outside Washington, closing the airport for nearly three hours.
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: a pile of snow especially along the side of a road
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