Snow Leads To Road Closures, Accidents

Posted on: 11:58 am, January 25, 2014, by , updated on: 03:28pm, January 25, 2014

A winter storm is dropping snow all over Northeast Ohio– some spots are seeing several inches.

That means accidents and road closures across Northeast Ohio.

Check out our blog below for some of the crashes and slowdowns reported across Northeast Ohio today.

Click for the latest forecast.

Kara Sutyak January 25, 201412:21 pm

Parking bans and snow emergencies in effect across Northeast Ohio:http://fox8.com/2014/01/24/snow-parking-bans/

Kara Sutyak January 25, 201412:22 pm

I-480 Westbound at Frost Road in Streetsboro is also closed due to
multiple accidents on I-480. Drivers are being asked to avoid that area.

Kara Sutyak January 25, 201412:25 pm

1-76 Westbound in Summit County is closed between state route 532 and
the Central Interchange due to a crash. The detour is SR 532 to US 224. FOX 8 viewer, Brad Kaufman, sent in this photo.

Shannon Carney January 25, 201412:34 pm


All lanes on the westbound side of the Turnpike at mile marker 116 are closed due to a major crash involving multiple commercial vehicles.
Troopers are detouring drivers off the Turnpike at mile marker 118
(Sandusky-Norwalk).

Shannon Carney January 25, 20141:07 pm

**Erie County Accident Update** Eastbound Right lane is now open to
traffic at mile marker 116 on the Sandusky-Huron border.

Darcie Loreno January 25, 20142:27 pm

ODOT Cleveland: Along w/ WHITE-OUT conditions, crews also reporting thunder &
lightening along the lake shore.

Darcie Loreno January 25, 20142:35 pm

Ohio Turnpike officials: Westbound customers traveling near the MP 121 still experience slow moving traffic, travelers being diverted off @ Exit 118 Sandusky

Darcie Loreno January 25, 20142:52 pm

ODOT Akron: Summit County: I-76 westbound between SR 532 and the Central Interchange is now open.

Darcie Loreno January 25, 20142:56 pm

Springfield Township Police Department: Whiteout conditions, with visibility of about 100 feet. Officers are on their way to an accident at I-76 at Gilchrist Road.

4 comments

Comments are closed.