Robbers blow up cash machine

Criminals may have escaped with thousands of Euros after blasting a cash terminal in Vienna-Favoriten this morning (Mon).Authorities in the federal capital said today that a woman living nearby called the police after she was woken up by the blast at around 3am. Policemen found the entrance of the Raiffeisen branch smashed and the cash machine in the foyer blown up.Investigations whether the crooks escaped with any money are continuing as the bank remains closed until further notice.Dozens of similar offences have occurred across eastern Austria and some neighbouring countries in the past few months.