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Scott County, IN declares Local Emergency Disaster

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SCOTT COUNTY, IN (WAVE) - Scott County, Indiana has declared a Local Emergency Disaster, meaning only emergency vehicles should be on the roads. Everyone else is encouraged to stay off the roads in Scott County.

Tammy Davis with the Scott County Emergency Operations Center said both highways and county roads in Scott County are extremely treacherous and covered with snow and ice.

Davis stressed this is not a state of emergency. A Local Emergency Disaster such as this one is issued by local government.

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