A loader fills a plow truck with a sand/salt mix as it prepares to go back out and clear more miles of roadway at the DOT barn at the Trinity Rd. and Blue Ridge Rd. intersection in west Raleigh early Tuesday morning Feb. 17, 2015. A big winter storm hits North Carolina, closing schools and businesses throughout the state.
A loader fills a plow truck with a sand/salt mix as it prepares to go back out and clear more miles of roadway at the DOT barn at the Trinity Rd. and Blue Ridge Rd. intersection in west Raleigh early Tuesday morning Feb. 17, 2015. A big winter storm hits North Carolina, closing schools and businesses throughout the state. cseward@newsobserver.com
A loader fills a plow truck with a sand/salt mix as it prepares to go back out and clear more miles of roadway at the DOT barn at the Trinity Rd. and Blue Ridge Rd. intersection in west Raleigh early Tuesday morning Feb. 17, 2015. A big winter storm hits North Carolina, closing schools and businesses throughout the state. cseward@newsobserver.com

Watch for icy patches on roads and bridges Wednesday, NCDOT says

February 17, 2015 08:56 AM

UPDATED February 18, 2015 06:28 AM

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