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New York State Thruway lowers speed limit for snowy conditions

pThe New York State Thruway enforced a lower speed limit in certain areas on Thursday due to dangerous driving conditions./ppThis was the first time the thruway has enforced a lower speed limit on account of the weather. Drivers saw flashing message boards displaying “Lake Effect Snow Speed Limit 55 MPH.” This speed change will vary by area and when local police authorities see fit to put it into use. /ppA Thruway Authority spokesperson said, “Reduced speeds during dangerous conditions reduces accidents. We are working in collaboration with State Police.”/p …read more

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