Police Urge Caution on Region’s Roads
Prince George, B.C. – Police are advising motorists driving in the Prince George area to be aware of road conditions and drive accordingly.
Snowfall turning to rain, coupled with temperatures right around freezing, are combining to make road surfaces slippery in some spots. Accidents have been reported within city limits as well as on both Highways 97 north and 16 west.
Environment Canada’s forecast for the area calls for snow to turn to rain this afternoon and continue into the evening before changing to wet snow for the overnight period. The high today is expected to reach plus 3, with tonight’s low at minus 5.
Police urge those on city streets and the two highways to drive safely and according to road conditions.