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Traffic Advisory: Motorist urged to use caution when approaching bridges & overpasses

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(KYTX) - The Texas Department of Public Safety urges motorist to slow down and use extra caution when approaching bridges and overpasses.

There is the possibility of some ice accumulations as the freezing rain continues.

Early Friday emergency crews worked multiple accidents on I-20 in Smith County.

A fire engine unit from Jackson-Heights responding to a traffic accident slid off the road and got stuck in a ditch on FM 2767 in Smith County.

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 6 p.m. from Sulphur Springs south to Canton and west to the Dallas/ Fort Worth Metroplex.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. today.

Travel is discouraged until conditions improve.

Oncor reports 4,561 customers in East Texas are without power and crews are working around the clock to restore power as soon as possible.

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