State to use new special tools to help prevent another freeway snow disaster
A special phone number, retractable barriers and highway cameras are some of the tools the state of Wisconsin will use to avoid a repeat of last winter's Interstate snow disaster.
More than 2,000 cars were stranded by a heavy February snow for several hours.
The retractable barriers will let officials close the interstate more effectively if the weather phenomenon is repeated.
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