Winter Weather Advisory issued as slick roads greet Hoosier drivers

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(Dec. 2, 2014) – Hoosier drivers should watch for slick roads this morning.

Wet conditions combined with dropping temperatures have created slick spots on roads. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 1 p.m.

Drivers should use extra caution during their morning commute.

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A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for central Indiana until 11 a.m. The National Weather Service said a wintry mix is making for icy roads. Counties included in the advisory are:

  • Boone
  • Clinton
  • Delaware
  • Hamilton
  • Hancock
  • Hendricks
  • Henry
  • Howard
  • Johnson
  • Madison
  • Marion
  • Montgomery
  • Morgan
  • Putnam
  • Randolph
  • Rush
  • Shelby
  • Tipton

A Freezing Rain Advisory is in effect for several east and southeast Indiana counties until 10 a.m. The advisory includes:

  • Dearborn
  • Fayette
  • Franklin
  • Ohio
  • Ripley
  • Switzerland
  • Union
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Here’s the area affected by the Winter Weather Advisory and Freezing Rain Advisory:

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Here’s a look at INDOT’s map showing traffic trouble spots:

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The Freezing Rain Advisory has been extended to include Wayne County, according to the National Weather Service. The advisory will last until 1 p.m.

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Dispatchers say an IMPD officer was involved in a crash at High School Rd. and Hannah Avenue. An ambulance is on the scene.

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The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office reports crashes in the following locations:

1. Personal injury accident at Smith Valley and Paddock
2. Property damage at Rocklane and Franklin Road
3.  Bargersville or Morgan County are out near 37 and 800 West on a personal injury accident

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Dispatchers say I-70 westbound is closed near U.S. 231 in Putnam County. The problem appears to affect all lanes.

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Several counties have been added to the Winter Weather Advisory:

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An inmate transport vehicle crashed on I-69 near State Road 32 in Delaware County. Dispatchers couldn’t say if anyone was on board or if there were any injuries.

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INDOT reports several problems this morning:

The ramp of eastbound I-70 is slow near I-465 due to icy road conditions. Expect delays as you travel eastbound on I-70 near mile 89.

All lanes of southbound I-465 are slow near SR 67 / Kentucky Ave due to a crash. Expect delays as you travel southbound on I-465 near mile 8.6.

All lanes of eastbound I-465 are slow near Emerson Ave due to heavy traffic. Expect delays as you travel eastbound on I-465 near mile 52.

All lanes of eastbound I-465 are slow near SR 37 / Harding St due to heavy traffic. Expect delays as you travel eastbound on I-465 near mile 5.

The ramp of southbound I-65 is slow near I-70 North Split due to a crash. Expect delays as you travel southbound on I-65 near mile 112.4.

The right 3 lanes of southbound I-65 are closed near Keystone Ave due to a crash. Expect delays as you travel southbound on I-65 near mile 108.

All lanes of westbound I-70 are slow near I-465 due to heavy traffic. Expect long delays as you travel westbound on I-70 near mile 88.9.

The left lane of eastbound I-70 is closed near I-65 North Split due to a crash. Expect delays as you travel eastbound on I-70 near mile 83.

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Here’s a look from earlier this morning at a crash at East Street and 465:

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Sgt. Joe Watts from Indiana State Police said there were 20 to 30 slide offs along a stretch of I-70 near the Putnam/Morgan county line.

There were injuries involved in the crashes, but Watts said most of them were minor.

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Here’s a look at the inmate transport van involved in a crash in Delaware County: 

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And here’s another look at trouble spots around Indy from INDOT:

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The Winter Weather Advisory has been extended until 1 p.m.