LIE being shut in both directions due to icy roads

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December 17, 2013 3:04:48 PM PST
Suffolk County Police are shutting down the LIE in both directions in Suffolk County because of icing conditions.

This goes from Exits 49 in Melville to Exit 71 in Riverhead.

Suffolk Police are advising people to stay off the roads because side roads are icing over as well.

Closures started about 5 minutes ago.

Nassau Police are not planning on shutting down the LIE in Nassau County.