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Icy roads make for a slick morning commute

Icy roads make for a slick morning commute
A driver waits for assistance following a crash in Lake Oswego on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. KATU photo.

PORTLAND, Ore. - Freezing fog made for a slick morning commute on Friday.

Numerous accidents were reported throughout the Portland metropolitan area as drivers lost control on some of the icy spots. And there were a number of closures and delayed openings as well.

According to KATU Meteorologist Joe Raineri, by Friday afternoon the highs will reach the upper 30s to low 40s and over the next few days it will stay cool and dry. The overnight low for Friday will be around 27 degrees.