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Wintry weather causes vehicle accidents in Texarkana area

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Winter weather moved back into the Texarkana area.

Bi-State dispatchers say several vehicle accidents have been reported in the Texas and Arkansas-side.

One accident happened early Monday morning on U.S. Highway 59.

Authorities say a vehicle slid off the road due to icy conditions on the bridge.

City and TXDOT sand trucks are handling all of the bridges and overpasses, but there are still slick spots.

If you have to be on the roads, police urge motorist to use caution, drive slow, and give yourself plenty of following distance.

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