SASKATOON —The Saskatoon Police Service is asking drivers to slow down with icy conditions currently affecting city streets.
Today, 20 accidents had been reported to SPS communications as of 1:45 p.m. Currently, SPS officers are re-routing drivers at Circle Drive and Ruth Street (and Idylwyld Drive and 8th Street) where multiple vehicles are in the ditch. Please expect traffic delays, and follow instructions if you are in the area. Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible. There have been numerous other accidents on Circle Drive today.
The SPS reminds drivers to slow down, allow for extra driving time, and allow extra stopping distance when approaching intersections and other vehicles. If you see a collision or need assistance please call 306-975-8300 or 9-1-1 in the case of an emergency.