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Snowstorm strikes Toledo area

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A snowplow clears sidewalks on Adams Street.

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Icicles formed by water from a fire hose hang from the gutter of an occupied home that caught fire on Parker Avenue.

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Mo Tawil, right, is among a dozen workers shoveling snow off of about 900 cars at Nationwide Auto on Woodville Road.

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The Maumee River is frozen over and downtown Toledo is shrouded in blowing snow.

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Nationwide Auto Finance owner Al Tawil is among 12 workers shoveling snow off 900 cars in the lot.

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Terry Cox shovels snow off a vehicle at Nationwide Auto Finance.

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Toledoan Jason Huther snow blows his driveway on Heatherdowns Boulevard.

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Imagination Station facility worker Robert Rising snow blows the entrance of the science center during a snow storm in downtown Toledo. Because of the heavy snowfall, Imagination Station closed for the day.

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Auto Zone worker Juan DeLatorre shovels the sidewalk of Auto Zone on Broadway.

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A car is idle after sliding off of I-75 South near the US 23 exit during a level 2 Snow Emergency in Lucas County.

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An SUV is idle after sliding off of I-75 South near the US 23 exit during a level 2 Snow Emergency in Lucas County.

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A car sits alone after sliding off of I-75 South near the US 23 exit during a level 2 Snow Emergency in Lucas County.

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Dan Ditty, with the Downtown Toledo Improvement District, shovels the wheelchair access point to the sidewalk on Madison Street.

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Robert Russian, left, and Joe Luna, right, make their way to Toledo-Lucas County Library's main library by walking down the middle of Madison Street.

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Justin Guerrero bundles up to shovel out his car that is stuck on Madison Street in downtown Toledo.

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Brad Anderson, left, and Justin Guerrero, right, shovel out their car that is stuck on Madison Street in downtown Toledo.

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I-75 Southbound is clear of traffic during a level 2 snow emergency although a path is worn in the middle of the highway.

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The Commodore Perry statue on Louisiana Avenue in Perrysburg is covered with snow.

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A tow truck and a Washington Township police officer help two cars that collided on I-75 northbound near the Ohio state line.

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Don Haubert blows snow around the edge of his driveway Thursday on Hayes Avenue in Fremont.

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Businesses along Secor Road had carrying degrees of cleared sidewalk Thursday in West Toledo. Snow fall from early Wednesday through 1 p.m. of Thursday totaled 9.1 inches.

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Businesses along Secor Road had carrying degrees of cleared sidewalk Thursday.

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Treona Smith, 16, clears snow from the sidewalk in front of her home Thursday in West Toledo.

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Snow covers the sidewalk along Secor Road.

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Postal carrier Nick Fitzgerald treks through the snow while making his deliveries in West Toledo.

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Traffic on northbound I-75 in North Toledo was backed up Thursday because of a crash.

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Norfolk South eastbound container train makes its way through North Wood near Wales Road.

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Benjamin Kuhlman, 5, hits a jump while sledding near Harvard School in South Toledo.

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A man walks through the snow near the Harvard School in South Toledo.

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Maintenance crews finish repairs on a water service pipeline in a residential area on Harding Street in South Toledo.

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A fire broke out maintenance garage for Pike-Delta-York School District Thursday in Delta.

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A fire broke out maintenance garage for Pike-Delta-York School District Thursday.

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Sisters Treona Smith, 16, left, Sierra, 14, center left, Lachelle, 12, center right, and their cousin Latara Walker, 12, right, clear snow from the sidewalk and driveway at the Smiths' home Thursday.

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