Pender County residents urged to stay off roads through weekend
1/5/18–Pender County emergency management officials are urging folks to stay off the roads if at all possible due to icy conditions.
According to a news release, roads are still covered in snow and slush, and with temperatures to remain freezing this weekend, driving is treacherous.
Law enforcement has worked multiple crashes today in Pender County.
Additional crews have been called in to assist the DOT in clearing the roads.
If you must drive, officials say slow down, leave enough room between yours and the next vehicle, and never slam your brakes on ice.