Vehicles crash, tie up roads after snowfall
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Most of Central Indiana is under a winter weather advisory until 10 a.m., after overnight snow.
The snow was making roads slick and causing crashes throughout the area. Multiple crashes tied up traffic on Indianapolis-area interstates Wednesday morning.
As of just before 6:30 a.m., the Boone County Sheriff’s Office said roads were slick and covered with snow. Similar conditions prompted Monroe County authorities to issue a travel advisory at 5:45 a.m.
Johnson County also issued a travel advisory, and reported two slide-offs and six car accidents, as of 7:45 a.m.
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Many schools have delayed or closed for Wednesday. Click here for the updated list.
These are the counties under the advisory until 10 a.m.:(Story continues below image)
Indiana State Police in the Bloomington region said roads were slick as of 4:30 a.m. In Bloomington, Indiana State Police estimated they’d seen 3 inches of snow overnight.
Heavier snow will remain south of I-70. Places north of I-70 could see up to an inch of snow, according to Storm Track 8.
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