Icing causes some accidents, road closures in New Jersey and on Long Island

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Sunday, January 27, 2019

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Motorists were advised to use caution on some area roadways Sunday morning following numerous reports of icy roads and some accidents.

In New Jersey, Route 18 was closed from Ocean Township to Colts Neck due to icing.

Some accidents were reported on Long Island due to the icing, and Sunrise Highway was closed from Exits 48 - 49.

The stretch between Exits 42 - 44 was shut down earlier but later reopened.

There were also reports of icing on the eastbound Long Island Expressway near Manorville.

The LIE near Exit 70 was closed due to an icing situation and an overturned vehicle.


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