CALGARY – The City of Calgary is warning drivers to play it safe while travelling on snow-covered streets.
Light flurries began falling at around 6 a.m. on Thursday, causing some roads to become slick and icy.
A bit of snow on the roads, so crews are out clearing major routes right now. Slow down and drive safe today! #yycroads #yyctraffic
— YYC Transportation (@yyctransport) March 17, 2016
The Calgary Police Service said 44 collisions were reported between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m., including three involving injuries.
This is snow joke! Are you prepared to head out on those snowy roads? #yyc #Calgary pic.twitter老域名购买/M214H9362F
— Calgary Police (@CalgaryPolice) March 17, 2016
Outside of the city, emergency crews were kept busy responding to collisions on highways throughout southern Alberta.
No injuries were reported when two trucks crash at Highway 2 and Highway 72 at around 7:30 a.m.
Emergency crews respond to a collision on Highway 2 and Highway 72 on Thursday, March 17, 2016. Global News / Tim Lee
Emergency crews respond to a collision on Highway 2 and Highway 72 on Thursday, March 17, 2016.
Global News / Tim Lee
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