Snow causes several crashes and vehicles to lose control: OPP
A construction vehicle is on its side on Laurier Parkway between Diotte Street and Malden Road in LaSalle, Ont., on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. (Bob Bellacicco / CTV Windsor)
ESSEX COUNTY, Ont. – Essex County OPP are warning drivers after several crashes and incidents of losing control due to the snow.
Police say officers responded to several minor collisions, including a number of vehicles having lost control on Highway 401.
Windsor police say roads are also slick in the city. Salt trucks have been out since early Monday morning.
LaSalle police say the westbound lanes of Laurier Parkway were closed between Diotte Street and Malden Road for a construction vehicle on its side. It has since reopened. There are no injuries reported at this time.
Caution is suggested when driving, and officers suggest drivers allow extra time to get your destination.
Reducing speed and increasing the distance between your vehicle and others around you will ensure you arrive at your destinations safely.