McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

February 2, 2014

Weather related accidents slow traffic in Pittsburg County

By MJ Brickey

McALESTER — McAlester/Pittsburg County Office of Emergency Management Director Kevin Enloe said there have been multiple weather related vehicle accidents in the area that are slowing traffic and keeping salt trucks from being able to salt roads. He said motorists should not to drive unless it is a necessity or an emergency.

He said is traffic slowed and backed up just north of McAlester on U.S. Highwy 69 where vehicles are having difficulty driving up a hill.

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