KALAMAZOO (WKZO) -- Local officials are warning drivers to be prepared for slick and hazardous driving conditions throughout the greater Kalamazoo area today, Jan. 19, 2012, as a lake effect snow storm moves through West Michigan. There is a lake effect snow advisory in effect until 11 AM.
The WKZO Traffic Blog has reported the following accidents to avoid on the roads.
-Spin Out reported on NB 131 just north of Shaver Rd. (said to be very icy)
-Accident reported at SB 131 and I-94 -Accident reported on M-40 in the City of Allegan
-Accident reported on Oakland Dr. at I-94 (traffic backed up to Parkview overpass)
-Accident reported on NB 131 south of Dorr
-Accident reported SB 131 at 120th Ave overpass (north of Martin)
-Slide Off reported on NB 131 at MM53 (south of Martin)
Tipsters can report road problems to WKZO by calling 877-382-4280 or have WKZO traffic alerts sent right to your phone: Text the word "TRAFFIC" to 80373. Check back to WKZO's Traffic Blog for updated road conditions.