Vehicles crash, slide throughout Lincoln after snow falls

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Authorities are urging Lincoln drivers to watch out for ice on Monday.

Crashes and slide-offs have been reported all over the city since snow began coming down around 6:30 a.m.

Nebraska 511 is reporting multiple traffic jams and roads that have come to a standstill.

It also shows Highway 6 is covered with mixed snow northeast of the city, along with icy bridges.

If you have to leave home authorities are asking you to give yourself extra time to reach your destination.

On Monday afternoon, the City of Lincoln reported normal driving conditions on arterial streets, but it said drivers should still be cautious.

Crews will treat refrozen spots with brine-soaked salt, the city said.

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