UPDATE (2/8): Belmont County Sheriff’s Office has lowered the road advisory to a level one snow emergency.
UPDATE (2/7): According to Ohio Department of Transportation, both Eastbound and Westbound traffic is now open along I-70 in Belmont County.
Officials also say crews treating the roads and motorists should proceed with caution.
BELMONT COUNTY (WTRF) – Officials in Belmont County have announced a level 2 winter road condition advisory.
Ohio Department of Transportation has officially shut down I-70 Westbound near the Ohio Valley Mall exit due to whiteout conditions .
Officials are also reporting multiple vehicle accidents.
Traffic heading Eastbound is restricted
ODOT encourages motorists to seek alternate routes and proceed with caution.
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