Slick roads cause multiple pile ups in U.S. Midwest
Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 00:41
Feb. 1 - Cars and trucks crash on highways in the U.S. states of Indiana and Michigan after snow and ice create treacherous conditions. Sarah Sheffer reports.
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A multi-vehicle pile up on a Detroit, Michigan freeway.
Two people were killed and more than a dozen injured in the crash when white-out wintery weather caused treacherous conditions.
Several people, including children, were taken to hospitals with various injuries, most complaining of back, neck and head pains.
Later in the day, an Indiana interstate was closed in both directions following another pileup involving more than 40 vehicles.
Seven people were injured in the crash, but none of the injuries were considered life-threatening.
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