Wintery Weather Road Issues in Newport

Staff Writer

Two roads were briefly closed in Newport due to vehicles that were stuck in snow covered roads Monday afternoon. Pictured here a wrecker driver connects onto a Coca Cola truck on Pleasant Street in Newport City Monday. Meanwhile, a Newport City Police Officer prevents the driver of a Pepsi truck from turning onto Pleasant Street from Third Street. The driver of a tractor trailer finds it difficult to make the hill just beyond the intersection of the Lake Road. (Photo by Christopher Roy)