first_imgA heavy snow shower this evening has created dangerous road conditions across Donegal. Emergency services have attended the scene of an accident on the N13 road at Drumkeen on the Letterkenny – Ballybofey Road near the service station at Trentaboy. Motorists are advised to take extreme care in this area.Traffic is also moving very slowly in Letterkenny town centre and around Milford following the snow shower. A Status Yellow snow-ice warning is in place until midnight tonight, with a Status Yellow low temperature warning also valid until 4am tomorrow.Donegal County Council deployed gritters on all major routes after 3pm this afternoon. Motorists are advised to assume that no road is ice free. With widespread sharp frost, there will be slippery roads and paths due to ice on untreated surfaces. Gritters will be out again from 6am on Wednesday morning.Forecasters have warned that an extremely cold night is in store, with lows of -3 and -4 degrees and a minimum of -6 in places.ALL Routes to be gritted from 6am on Wednesday, 07 February Check map: https://t.co/XBBLRbiznW Assume that no road is ice free #StaySafe #BeWinterReady #Donegal pic.twitter.com/vHyBDIbIEn— RoadsDCC (@RoadsDCC) February 6, 2018 Dangerous road conditions causing accidents following heavy snowfall was last modified: February 7th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img