Crews Working Nonstop To Keep The Roads Clear

That’s a preview of what could head eastward to Mid-Atlantic and Northeast US. Stay Tuned!

CBS Denver

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DENVER (CBS4) – Crews have been out nearly nonstop since Tuesday night clearing roads and highways, and as Colorado gets into Wednesday night and sub-freezing temperatures, things can really get icy and drivers should drive accordingly.

For seven years snow plow operator Fred Ramirez has seen his share of winter storms — each storm with its own unique problems — and this one is no different.

“A lot colder, not much heavy snow, it’s a light snow,” Ramirez said.

It’s the cold weather that has the 100 metro trucks continuing to use mostly solid de-icer.

“Try to plow it all off before night hits again and freezes it all up,” Ramirez said.

“Our crews will continue to be on full snow shift,” Mindy Crane with the Colorado Department of Transportation said.

CDOT says though the snow may not be as strong Wednesday night, ice is…

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