Icy roads trigger hundreds of schools closings throughout Northeast Ohio

Icy roads trigger hundreds of schools closings throughout Northeast Ohio

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Icy roads and hazardous winter driving conditions prompted school closings throughout Northeast Ohio on Monday.

The Ohio Department of Transportation deployed approximately 1,200 plow trucks to treat and plow the roads as necessary.

The conditions were so dangerous in some areas, Sandusky, Erie, and Huron counties issued a Level 3 Snow Emergency ahead of the Monday morning commute.

The driving conditions also prompted a delayed opening for the Lorain Public Library on Monday.

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