Today’s calm weather is a far cry from yesterday’s conditions.
The Perth County OPP says officers responded to 40 crashes during the storm.
Constable Kees Wijnands says drivers were taking too many risks:
However he added things could have been worse:
Police were encouraging people to avoid unnecessary travel even though most roads in our area remained open.
Wijnands says it’s not usually the OPP’s call to close the roads:
Drivers are being reminded to “go slow, when you see snow”.