First snow makes travelling treacherous

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One woman was treated for minor injuries following a single-vehicle crash on the Southampton Road at Amherst Point early Wednesday. Snow created slick driving conditions that led to numerous crashes on the Trans-Canada Highway and on secondary roads around Cumberland County. 

AMHERST – Heavy, wet snow was creating treacherous driving conditions throughout Cumberland County on Wednesday.

The first major snowfall of the year closed schools across northern Nova Scotia and closed both the Amherst and Springhill campuses of the Nova Scotia Community College.

Most businesses did open for the day.

There were numerous motor vehicle collisions on county highways throughout the day.


Organizations: Nova Scotia Community College

Geographic location: Cumberland County, Northern Nova Scotia

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