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  • CODE RED: Traffic

    12/18/14 06:56:11 AM

    I-65 NB between exits 2 &3 is closed due to multiple accidents on a bridge which has iced over. We are LIVE on scene and track all the issues around town with alternate routes and drive times. We are also tracking precipitation which could affect your morning commute. TUNE IN NOW.  click here for more

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CODE YELLOW: Wintry Mix Possible

A wintry mix is falling this morning in middle TN. It could cause problems in the morning commute. Temperatures around the freezing mark could cause some slick spots to form with freezing rain, sleet and some rain mixed with snow through 10AM.

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Ky. Conserving Salt, 400K Tons Used on Roads This Winter

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- The harsh winter has prompted the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to urge its crews to conserve salt supplies.

   The cabinet says it has less than 70,000 tons of salt on hand statewide. It says that amount tends to be more than enough for the rest of the season. But it wants to make sure each county has enough salt to handle any more snow or ice.

   To level supplies, salt has been shifted among highway districts and the state's emergency reserve has been tapped.

   The cabinet has ordered more than 90,000 tons of salt, and shipments are expected in coming weeks.

   This season, the cabinet has used more than 410,000 tons of salt, compared with 160,000 tons at this point in 2013.

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