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Icy Roads Causing Problems in Southeast

8 Jan 2018, 11:23 am

Freezing rain is causing problems for commuters Monday morning as there are reports of numerous crashes and roads being shut down.

One of the bigger accidents reported this morning was a 35-car pileup on I-75 in North Georgia.

Icy Georgia Roads

NOT GOOD! I-75 NB SHUTDOWN near MM 345 as officials work to clear a 35 car pile-up near Ringgold, Georgia. Roads are a mess in and around all of N. Georgia this morning due to freezing rain causing icy roads. #GAwx

Posted by WeatherNation on Monday, January 8, 2018

This traffic camera in Tunnel Hill, Georgia, shows traffic backed up due to a multi vehicle accident.

GA Traffic Cams Show Backup Along I-75

WATCH OUT: #FreezingRain is causing issues along I-75 near Tunnel Hill and Ringgold, GA. A massive multi-car pile-up is reported and backing #traffic up. Crews are on scene working to divert traffic this morning. Remember to drive safe, and stay home if at all possible.

Posted by WeatherNation on Monday, January 8, 2018

In Tennessee, the freezing rain made for treacherous travel in downtown Knoxville Monday morning.

As of Monday afternoon, multiple winter weather alerts were still in effect for parts of the East.

The wintry precipitation is expected to last through the evening and move offshore after midnight.

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