Driving Conditions Deteriorate as Tropical Storm Approaches
HERNANDO – As conditions continue to deteriorate due to the encroaching Tropical Storm, driving conditions are becoming more treacherous for motorists throughout the region.
There are already reports of several injury accidents in Hernando County but there have been no reports of fatalities. There are also reports of power outages which are causing traffic signals to switch to flash mode.
With heavy wind and rain expected to increase over the next 24 to 48 hours, officials have issued a Tropical Storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch for the Adventure Coast northward through the Big Bend area.
Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency for 42 Florida Counties.
RNRF will report on any breaking storm related news as the system passes over our region.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ™2013 – 2016 Real News Real Fast, Inc.