A salt truck lays down salt along Main Street Friday morning. (Photos by Michelle Davies | The Journal Gazette)
Klaehn, Fahl & Melton manager Jeff Crawford clears the sidewalk along Wayne Street Friday morning.
A bicyclist rides through the snow along Fairfield Avenue Friday morning.
A snow plow drives along Jefferson Boulevard Friday morning.
The St. Mary's River with ice chunks Friday morning.
Friday, January 12, 2018 7:23 am
Freezing rain advisory issued for area
The Journal Gazette
Fort Wayne area motorists should use caution today as a winter weather travel advisory is warning of freezing rain and sleet.
Bernie Beier, director of the Allen County Office of Homeland Security, issued the advisory today. A city of Fort Wayne news release said steady sleet and a drop in temperatures have created hazardous driving conditions.
Numerous northeast Indiana school districts were operating under a two-hour delay, but many have canceled classes, including Fort Wayne Community Schools. A make-up day is scheduled for March 16.
All Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Gymnastics in Motion classes scheduled for this evening are canceled as well.
This morning's rains also resulted in the city of Fort Wayne issuing a combined sewer overflow warning.
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