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VIDEO: Accidents on black ice - Big Chimney, WV

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Invisible "black ice" catches drivers off guard on an interstate highway. Black ice forms from freezing rain, which creates a thin layer of ice on roadways that appears identical to wet pavement. You can prepare yourself for black ice by paying attention to the air temperatures before you get into your car. If temperatures are at or below 32° Farenheight (0° Celsius) and precipitation (rain or snow) has been present, expect roads to be icy!

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Deaths in the US
from icy roads
2009-2010 winter
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Deaths in the US
from icy roads
2008-2009 winter
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