Sheriff’s department responds to one ice-related accident

Washington County Sheriff’s Dept

State and county highway trucks have been busy all day treating state highways and county roadways. The freezing rain has changed over to snow with a couple of inches of accumulation expected.

Sheriff Roger Newlon would like to remind motorists to;

-Leave early and allow ample time to travel safely and reach your destination.
-Drive slowly and be on constant alert for icy patches on roadways.
-Always wear your seatbelt.

The Washington County Sheriffs Department responded to one ice/snow related accident today on State Road 56 East and the accident was investigated by Chief Deputy Brent Miller.


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