Icy Roads on Sunday led to Several Trouble Spots Throughout Jefferson County

(Jefferson County) Jefferson County experienced some issues on the roads with the freezing rain that occurred this past weekend. Among the issues, numerous accidents were reported including a pile up on a ramp in Arnold leading to I-55 and another incident of a MoDOT truck sliding off the road and overturning on Highway Y in Southern Jefferson County.

Warren Robinson is the Director of Emergency Management in Jefferson County. He says always be mindful of the weather forecast and when winter weather does impact the area, it’s best to stay put and not travel if you don’t have to…

Road conditions gradually improved on Sunday as temperatures warmed above freezing throughout the afternoon.