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Rare snowfall in Albany

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The winter storm that pushed through southwest Georgia overnight Wednesday brought snowfall to some parts of the region.

As the temperatures dropped below freezing snow began falling in Albany and Leesburg around 3 AM.

Public works crews and GDOT officials worked Tuesday and into the early morning hours Wednesday preparing the roads for potential icy conditions.

Motorists are urge to use caution while driving.

The morning snowfall is the first in Albany since February 2010.

This is a developing story. Stay with WALB for the latest.

 

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