Blowing snow is creating white-out conditions on the roads.
Many cars are sliding because when the temperature is this low, salt doesn’t work as well.
IB Jane Addams just past Route 47 all lanes are blocked due to a crash.
— WGN-TV Traffic (@WGNtraffic) January 9, 2015
Officials are urging drivers to go slow, and give snow plows room to work.
Police are also reminding people who are involved in minor accidents, that they can exchange information with the other driver and file a report later.
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