Road salt is not working in today’s frigid temperatures causing icy conditions and multiple accidents
February 6, 2018-If you must be out today, allow extra time to get to your destination. Icy roads are causing multiple accidents throughout the area. Indiana State Police are responding to accidents along Interstate 65, Interstate 80/94 and the Indiana Toll Road. All roads are experiencing significant delays at this hour (9:55 a.m., February 6, 2018). We will continue to update you as to traffic conditions throughout the day. The Good news is the temperature just hit 11 degrees. Road salt does not work at ten degrees and below. We may begin to see some slight melting through the day.
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