Midland DPS officials: 16 crashes worked since midnight.
An overnight winter blast is being blamed for more than a dozen minor wrecks. According to an official with the Department of Public Safety in Midland, troopers worked 16 crashes since midnight. No injuries were reported. Driving conditions have improved but caution is being stressed. Texas Department of Transportation officials are asking drivers to slow down. They report patches of ice and snow on roads all across West Texas. According to the TXDOT website, crews are out patrolling and clearing trouble spots.
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