PTC cops warn that N. Peachtree Parkway is likely to be closed to all but local traffic
With ice expected to cover local roads tomorrow, Peachtree City police are urging all motorists to stay off the road to stay safe. It might turn out to be good advice throughout Fayette and Coweta counties, and based on reports we've heard from grocery stores, locals are prepared to hunker down for a day or more if necessary.
Gov. Nathan Deal has also urged drivers to get off the roads so they can be pretreated with salt and sand by the Georgia Department of Transportation, which has called in extra staff and vehicles from South Georgia to assist.
Officials want to make sure the roads are clear so they can respond to emergencies. Read More»