Authorities warn of slick roads this morning

Emergency officials are warning that roads are slick out there this morning.

The Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department was backed up with slide-off accidents across the county as of about 8 a.m. ¬†Areas that are especially treacherous are overpasses and bridges. There was a major traffic tieup on the Southern Crossing bridge earlier this morning on Bartholomew County Road 450S. Listeners are reporting a lot of black ice out there, especially on U.S. 31 between Columbus and Seymour.

Authorities are asking that you slow down use extra caution during your morning commute.