Slow commute in Ottawa
Published Monday, January 28, 2013 5:33PM EST
Last Updated Monday, January 28, 2013 7:01PM EST
Traffic crawled along major highways in the Ottawa region Monday afternoon as a steady snowfall hit the Ottawa area.
Photos captured by the Ministry of Transportation camera shows bumper to bumper traffic on Highway 417 to Kanata and Orleans.
Ottawa Police responded to more than 70 collisions by mid-afternoon,
A Freezing Rain warning has been issued for the entire CTV Ottawa viewing region.
The forecast for Wednesday calls for a one day January thaw with a high of plus 9 degrees.
Queensway westbound bumper to bumper traffic during afternoon rush hour on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013. Courtesy: Queen’s Printer for Ontario 2013