Experiences are rising Friday of drivers in Texas trapped of their automobiles for greater than ten hours in freezing temperatures following accidents brought on by icy street circumstances alongside Interstate-10 outdoors of San Antonio.
The huge delays – that are ongoing, based on reside visitors cameras within the space – started after accidents occurred late Thursday and early Friday morning in Kerrville, Fox29 studies.
“Journey remains to be harmful. Interstate 10 has seen some very unhealthy conditions and ought to be prevented,” the Kerr County Sheriff’s Workplace posted on Fb. “An 18-wheeler is jackknifed close to mile marker 504 westbound, blocking journey. We’re working with TXDOT and different legislation enforcement companions to handle the scene.”
WINTER STORM BRINGS HEAVY SNOW TO MIDWEST, ICY CONDITIONS TO TEXAS
The sheriff’s workplace reported that the present temperature at their headquarters is 21 levels.
“Temperatures will likely be again into the kids tonight. No extra moisture is predicted. Roads are nonetheless glazed. Like a doughnut,” it added.
Slush that constructed up alongside the roads Thursday changed into ice in a single day, KENS 5 reported.
“I-10 hasn’t moved in 12 hours. Dangerous for truckers, however these in automobiles have doubtless had an much more depressing evening in single-digit windchill. This backup is miles lengthy close to Kerrville, TX,” Fox29 Meteorologist Brad Sowder tweeted.
Supply: Fox News