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WINTER DRIVING: Sheriff’s Office Busy With Crashes

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Courtesy: Leslie Downing

The winter storm this week kept the Polk County Sheriff’s office busy with winter weather related crashes.

In 3 days, the department says they responded to 99 accidents and another 71 calls involving cars stuck in a ditch.

The department also says they helped 38 drivers whose cars stalled on the road during the storm.