Speeds on I-90 in Lake County reduced due to heavy snowfall

Speeds on I-90 in Lake County reduced due to heavy snowfall
I-90 at SR-86 on Jan. 19, 2020 (Source: OHGO)

LAKE COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) - As the snow continues to fall in the snowbelt, the Ohio Department of Transportation is reducing speeds on the highway.

According to ODOT, the speed limit for I-90 in Lake County between SR-44 and SR-528 has been reduced from 65 mph to 50 mph.

The stretch of I-90 affected by the reduced speed limit is between the two red markers in the map below:

Speeds on I-90 in Lake County reduced due to heavy snowfall (Source: OHGO)
Speeds on I-90 in Lake County reduced due to heavy snowfall (Source: OHGO) (Source: OHGO)

There is no time estimate yet as to how long the speed limit will be reduced for.

The snowbelt will see 1-4″ of snow accumulation on Sunday.

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