Recap of Ice Related Accidents in the QC
We may have dodged the snow but the ice this morning caused a series of issues in the Quad Cities. As I scanned all the news from the QCA today, one thing was quite obvious; the freezing rain that came in last night wrecked havoc on morning travel.
From accidents and lane closures on every major highway and bridge, to canceled games and people falling, needing medical help. There always seems to be circumstances where people can't or won't stay in during storms like this, no matter the warnings from the Scott County Emergency Management Agency.
Here's a look at the different stories that made headlines today in our area:
Then, there were the power outages:
If you're out and about tonight, you still must use caution as road conditions are still expected to be slick, according to KWQC.com.