Slick Roads Causing Numerous Wrecks In Missouri
Wochit Headline News - Friday, 13 January 2017
The Associated Press is reporting the Latest on an ice storm moving into the nation's midsection. Freezing rain is causing numerous accidents in Missouri, including one fatal wreck. Missouri State Highway Patrol spokesman Al Nothum says a sport utility vehicle veered off of Interstate 55 near Festus, south of St. Louis, on Friday morning. The SUV struck a tree, killing the driver. No other information has been released, but Nothum says a slick roadway is the suspected cause.