May 2, 2013 | Vol. 94, No. 103

Drivers must be considerate in bad weather

To the Editor:

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

Friday, April 19, was the worst blizzard and weather conditions that we’ve had this winter. It wasn’t very smart of us to be on the roads, but we had a function to go to and didn’t want to miss it.

We are appalled by the number of irresponsible people that drive too fast for such dangerous conditions. It was almost a total whiteout and the roads were very, very slippery.

A truck went by us so fast that we had total whiteout for a quarter mile and we had just enough time to miss an accident that had just happened. We pulled over and called 911 and then parked in a drive...