Storm hits Utah, officials receive more than 1,000 calls about accidents, slide-offs

Posted at 5:31 PM, Dec 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-04 19:31:44-05

SALT LAKE CITY -- There were more than 1,000 calls to the Utah Highway Patrol Tuesday regarding accidents and slide-offs caused by the winter weather, which is the largest number of calls caused by a storm in Utah since 1996.

John Gleason of the Utah Department of Transportation came to the FOX 13 News studio to discuss the conditions on Utah roads and the things officials are doing to keep them clear.