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Many drivers end up stuck in the snow overnight

MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW)--Marathon County officials are urging you to stay off the roads until they are cleared.

Overnight, dispatchers took calls from more than 50 drivers who were stuck in the snow, including squad cars, semi trucks and even snow plows. An alert from the National Weather Service reports that several vehicles, including 5 semis, were stuck on Eastbound State Highway 29 near Abbotsford around 3:00 a.m.

If you do need to go out, drive slowly and make sure you have supplies in your car in case you get stuck.

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