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Massive winter storm brings snow, ice

Friday, Dec 06, 2013 - 00:48

Dec. 6 - From Texas to Tennessee, people are dealing with a major winter storm that's wreaking havoc on roads and causing massive power outages. Linda So reports.

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A massive winter storm is wreaking havoc from Texas to Tennessee. Freezing rain is making roads dangerous. The treacherous conditions leading to numerous accidents and fender benders. Power companies are bracing for widespread outages. SOUNDBITE: STAN WHITEFORD, PUBLIC SERVICE COMPANY OF OKLAHOMA, SAYING: "An ice storm is absolutely our worst situation." In Oklahoma, snow plows are out in full force trying to keep the roads safe for drivers. Heavy snow is blanketing highways in Arkansas. SOUNDBITE: UNIDENTIFIED DRIVER, SAYING: "Well I stopped here because my windshield wipers quit working." People rushed to the stores to stock up on salt and generators. SOUNDBITE: UNIDENTIFIED SHOPPER, SAYING: "Supplies are just really low in all those stores around. I'm happy I was able to find some things just to be prepared." At Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, the snow and ice is causing widespread cancellations.

Massive winter storm brings snow, ice

Friday, Dec 06, 2013 - 00:48

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