Darke County Sheriff Issues Level 1 Ice Alert
Date: Saturday, February 25th, 2012 at 1:00 AM.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A LEVEL 1 ICE ALERT FOR DARKE COUNTY DUE TO BLACK ICE AND TREACHEROUS ROAD CONDITIONS ACROSS DARKE COUNTY.
Darke County Sheriff Toby L. Spencer has issued a Level 1 Ice Alert for Darke County. This Ice Alert has been issued to warn those who must travel on Darke County roadways to use extreme caution due to black ice and treacherous road conditions across Darke County. The snow that fell Friday evening has froze on all roadways in Darke County, including State & US Highways and black ice exists on most roadways. Motorists should use extreme caution while driving overnight tonight and on Saturday morning. The Darke County Sheriff’s Office has responded to numerous accidents and slideoffs tonight and deputies are still on the scene of many wrecks across the county.
This Level 1 Ice Alert takes effect immediately at 1:00 AM.
A LEVEL 1 ICE ALERT DOES NOT IMPOSE ANY RESTRICTIONS ON TRAVEL. MOTORISTS MAY TRAVEL AT THEIR OWN RISK.
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