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and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s. 3 ((wrap up)) 3*********hold****** *********hold***************hold****** *********hold****** 3 ((wrap up)) 3 30s. 3 ((wrap up)) 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center.
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3 we have some 3 school delays this morning. greenville county schools will be on a two hour delay...but the school says to check back in at 7 a-m for a possible update-- update--in the mountains...madison and mcdowell county schools will also be starting two hours late mitchell and yancey county schools will be on a three hour delay.remember for the latest updates - just head to fox carolina dot com. 3 3 this winter storm proved just how dangerous it can be when ice hits the roads. roads.sadly -- two people were killed in crashes on monday. monday. the first happened on 385 near villa road around 7:30.we're told an officer arrived to a crash on the interstate when another vehicle struck the cruiser and
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in the orginial accident.one person was killed and another person and the officer were taken to the hospital.the name of victim hasnt been released. 3 the coroner was also called to a head-on crash on verdae boulevard.were told a woman collided with a tow truck near sulphur springs monday night. that woman was taken to the hospital where she later died. the tow truck driver was also taken to the hospital but we dont know the severity of his injuries. 3 the good thing is the roads have gotten better since monday night. night.fox carolina's ashley minelli is live in travelers rest this morning wth a look. 3 - ad lib about conditions on 3 the way out- highway 25 is... - overnight- different story... 3 - more than 200 accidents across greenville colaurens road: - major wrecks- fox
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crash, second one happened- man had to crawl out of his car to get to safety safety3 another wreck on near haywood and pelham roads 3 more calls than man power
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3 3 3 3 3 3 spartanburg county also saw a mess.. as freezing rain hit the area monday -- causing dozens of accidents. accidents.fox carolina's joe gagnon is live not far from i-85--joe, how's it looking right now? 3 3 3 3 3
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3 time for weather and traffic
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3 overnight ice melts quickly, with morning upper 30s and 40s. skies throughout the day with highs mountains. an isolated with light tn border snow. tonight, skies 3 3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this: this:
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3 and make sure to download our new fox carolina weather app. you can get the latest weather info on the go, as well as get alerts on watches and warnings for your area.just text carolina weather to 2-3-7-6-5 to download! 3 3 it's ______.coming up, only on fox -- for the first time since her husband was killed, we're hearing from the wife a firefighter.the sobering reminder she has for drivers. 3 we head to break with a live look at...rutherford county... in spindale... us-74you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning
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3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic 3 welcome back t if you're doing everything right but find it harder and harder to get by, you're not alone. while our people work longer hours for lower wages, almost all new income goes to the top 1%. my plan -- make wall street banks and the ultrarich pay their fair share of taxes,
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3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole crew traffic 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at...spartanburg.. eye-85.. mile marker 63 3 only on fox this morning -- we're hearing from the wife of a firefighter killed while working at the scene of an accident one year ago. ago.sheryl stanton is speaking
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her husband, ken stanton, who was **killed by a drunk driver. he was a volunteer sandy springs firefighter.. who police say was hit by "charles pickens" while directing traffic.sheryl says she always thinks about first responders when the weather gets bad like during yesterday's winter weather.she wants to send out a reminder to drivers too. 3 3 "slow down and be aware. these people out there are volunteers, they aren't getting paid for this, they are doing it because they love it.""too many people are getting killed because people are driving drunk, or too fast, and just not staying home when they should." should."charles pickens is currently out on bond facing a number of charges including felony dui with death. 3 time for traffic and weather
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3 overnight ice melts 3 quickly, with morning temperatures in the upper 30s and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s. wednesday and thursday bring back sunshine with seasonable temperatures in the upper 50s during the day, and mid-30s at night. friday is the warmest
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and highs in the low 60s. mid-60s move in for the weekend, with increasing clouds and a chance for rain by late sunday. overnight ice melts quickly, with morning temperatures in the upper 30s and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s. wednesday and thursday bring back sunshine with seasonable temperatures in the upper 50s during the day, and mid-30s at
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day of the week with sunshine and highs in the low 60s. mid-60s move in for the weekend, with increasing clouds and a chance for rain
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3 ((weather hit)) 3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this:greenville white horse rd ext @ fork shoals rdroper mtn rd ext @ hawkins rdw georgia rd@ artillery ct ct 3 you're looking live atpit crew
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chevrolet cadillac 3 3 news you need to know..icy roads are being blamed--for two overturned vehicles on highway- 25 in travelers rest near foot hills road. troopers say the three car accident happened on monday when one truck hit another after hitting a patch of ice and caused a car to overturn.no one was hurt. 3 on laurens road--there were two major crashes near the millenium gas station.one car flipped over after hitting ice. 3 other parts of the country are getting slammed with winter weather. mississippi and parts of florida got hit with rain, sleet, snow, and strong winds. more than a dozen homes were destroyed. 3 several people are recovering this morning after getting hurt during monday's winter weather. weather.local doctors in the area say they saw several patients--some with serious head injuries while others just had bruises on their bodies from falling on stairs and sidewalks. one doctor says the unexpected slips tend to cause more harm than when you brace yourself. 3 3 3 3 "a lot of people have been
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it was kin d of deceptive today, they didn't think it was wet and frozen and so multiple people walking up stairs didn't realize that it was slippery and ended up falling back and injuring their extremities. i had a person hit their head, they had a concusion as well, multiple laserations and also head injuries." injuries."doctor blasenak who you just heard from advises everyone to put down salt or ice melt around your home and areas where you walk. 3 3 it's (time).we are down to four days before the south carolina primary and the candidates are hitting the campaign trail hard.we'll tell you who's in our area today. 3 we head to break with a live look at...travelers rest.. highway- 25.. at tigerville road.you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning
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3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at...sparttanburg county... mile maker 4
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3 we are just four days from the republican primary here in south carolina and it will be another day full of campaign stops in the upstate. upstate.doctor ben carson will in roebuck at spartan felt inc. at 10 this morning. then he'll head to gaffney for lunch and a town hall meeting with the cherokee county republican party at daddy joe's bar-be-cue.thats happening at noon. 3 john kasich will host a meet and greet today at the boiling springs fire district 4 in greenville.the event starts at 3:30.its free but you must register. 3 and ted cruz will be at the anderson civic center tonight for a rally with congressman jeff duncan. it all starts at 7:30.it is free but you must also register. 3 here's a look at all the republican candidates for president.coming up youll hear from some of the other candidates who made stops in the upstate on monday.again the south carolina primary is this saturday. saturday. and just a week later... on the 27th... it's the democrats' turn.three
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race... 3 now to weather with nicole 3 overnight ice melts quickly, with morning temperatures in the upper 30s and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s.
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3 chris is in the traffic center. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this: asheville water main break/road closed mcdowell st near mission hospitaltrees down us hwy 64 64 3 you're looking live at: 3 we head to break with a live look at...spindale in rutherford county... at us-74..
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3-hours day.. check the ticker for more closings and delays. you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning news.
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3 the morning news at 5:30 starts now.. now.. 3 the warm air is moving in and a nice day is in store.i'll recap yesterday's storm and tell you what's ahead. ahead. 3 roads are also improving after a dangerous and messy night on the roads.i'm live in travelers rest with a look. 3 good morning.... it's tuesday, february 16i'm lauren elise eliseand i'm ben hill, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 things are looking better after a wild day in the weather department.parts our area saw everything from freezing rain, to thunder to lightning.this is a look at
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3 overnight ice melts quickly, with morning temperatures in the upper 30s and 40s. expect partly cloudy upper 30s and 40s. temperatures in the quickly, with morning overnight ice melts overnight ice melts quickly, with morning temperatures in the upper 30s and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies
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3 roads are clearing up this morning after a very dangerous night. night.this morning we're waiting to learn more about two people killed in two separate wrecks. wrecks. the first happened on 385 near villa road around 7:30.police say an officer was helping out with a crash on the interstate.that's when another vehicle ran into the cruiser and the people who were in the original accident. we're working on learning the name of the person who was killed.another person and the officer were taken to the hospital but there's no word on their condition. 3 we're also working to learn the name of another person killed in a crash in greenville.the coroner says a woman was killed on verdae boulevard at old sulphur springs road around 9:30.we're told she ran head-on into a tow truck, was taken to the hospital, and died from her injuries.the tow truck driver was taken to the hospital but no word on injuries. 3 thankfully- with temperatures warming law enforcement officers are hoping for a much safer morning commute. commute.fox carolina's ashley minelli is live in t-r this morning... ashley- it's
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we saw late last night. 3 - ice big problem across our area3 - not such a big problem this morning now that temps warmed up 3 last night: more than 200 ax 3 across gvl county- emergency crews shut down bridges in our 3 area... - 385 and academy in gvl co- highway 291 bridge- sand trucks, closed if
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icy3 laurens road: - major wrecks- fox carolina on the scene of first crash, second one happened- man had to crawl out of his car to get to safety 3 - talk about what the roads look like this am am 3 we can tell you all spartanburg county schools are on a two hour delay this morning. morning.spartanburg county district 4 superintendent "rallie liston" told us school leaders take the decision very
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decision is made with the safety of the children in mind. he says no decision is made without him driving around the district himself to see what the roads are like.doctor liston says all the districts talk about the decision before it's made. 3 3 3 3 we talked about it - every district checked with their folks and we collaborate with each other we get out ride the roads look at the latest technology and share with each other - and try to make the best for all involved 3 again all spartanburg county districts are on a two hour delay as well as greenville county schools.you can keep up with all closings and delays throughout the show by checking the ticker at the bottom of your screen.we also have an entire list on fox carolina dot com.\ 3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. 3 overnight ice melts quickly, with morning temperatures in
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partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s.
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3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center: center: 3 3 you are taking a live look at: 3 and make sure to download our new fox carolina weather app. you can get the latest weather info on the go, as well as get alerts on watches and warnings for your area.just text carolina weather to 2-3-7-6-5 to download! 3
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things are looking a lot better after last night's mess. i'm live in spartanburg with a look at the road conditions. 3 we head to break with a live look at...spindale in rutherford county... at us-74.. you're watching the morning news on fox carolina.
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3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina---we're taking a live look at...spindale in rutherford county... at us-74.. 3 3 later today -- south carolina front-runner donald trump will be on the campaign trail near aiken after meeting with voters in greenville. greenville.he spoke in front of a packed house at the t-d
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was one of his final stops after a full day of campaigning through the state. trump spoke about his competition saying many of the candidates are dirty politicians.he also addressed immigration and stated political correctness is hurting the country.trump took direct aim at ted cruz saying he can't lead. 3 3 3 "i was in the debate. ted cruz was on my left and they asked him about water boarding. he was incapable.. take a look at the way he answered the question. i think he's a very unstable person to start off with. he couldn't answer the question. he's going well uh.. he was afraid to say water boarding is okay." okay."trump also attacked marco rubio saying he can't handle the pressure of the campaign trail. 3 several of trump's opponents will be in the upstate today. doctor ben carson will make stops in gaffney.senator ted cruz will be holding a rally with representative jeff duncan at the anderson civic center.and governor john kasich will be in greenville for a meet and greet.
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scheduled in the palmetto state ahead of saturday's primary.ben carson, ted cruz, and marco rubio will gather in greenville wednesday night. donald trump, jeb bush, and john kasich will appear in columbia on thursday.cnn's anderson cooper will moderate both events. 3 and here's a look at the democratic candidates.former president bill clinton will be in greenville today to campaign for his wife.for more information on all these events head to fox 3 3 we saw some very dangerous road conditions late monday after the freezing rain hit our area--but things are looking better this morning. morning.fox carolina's joe gagnon is live spartanburg.. joe, how are things looking your way? 3 3 3 3 3
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3 time for traffic and weather every ten minutes. 3 overnight ice melts quickly, with morning temperatures in
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partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s. wednesday and thursday bring back sunshine with seasonable temperatures in the upper 50s during the day, and mid-30s at night. friday is the warmest day of the week with sunshine and highs in the low 60s. mid-60s move in for the weekend, with increasing clouds and a chance for rain by late sunday. overnight ice melts quickly, with morning
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and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s. wednesday and thursday bring back sunshine with seasonable temperatures in the upper 50s during the day, and mid-30s at night. friday is the warmest day of the week with sunshine and highs in the low 60s. mid-60s move in for the weekend, with increasing clouds and a chance for rain
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3 welcome back--we're taking a live look at... spartanburg county... eye-85.. mile marker 63 3 temperatures 3 are getting better this morning but we're still seeing the effects of the freezing rain. rain.this is the fountain in front of the poinsett hotel on main street in greenville on monday.you can see the icicles hanging down on the entire fountain.those icicles should
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3 now to weather and traffic every 10 minutes. 3 overnight ice melts quickly, with morning temperatures in the upper 30s and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s.
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3 let's send it over 3 let's send it over to chris with traffic.
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*********hold******we're keeping an eye on: garrison road at us 25/augusta rdbryson injuries/blocked 3 3 you're looking live at: 3 3 it's ______.3 it's ______.we are seeing warming temperatures and with that comes improving road conditions..but you are still going to want to be careful out there.we have team covarge following monday's winter storm. 3 spindale in rutherford county... at us-74..be sure to stay with fox carolina all morning long.we're bringing you the days top stories until nine o'clock.throughout our four hours of catch live reports from the field, plus
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minutes. the morning news at 6:00 starts now... now... 3 icy wet roads earlier this morning-- but things should be drying up for the rest of the morning.temperatures will start in the mid 30s to low 40s are-wide with clouds clearing throughout the day. day.and monday's weather made for very dangerous roads.this morning -- two deadly wrecks are still being investigated. investigated.
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live with the latest. 3 good morning.... it's tuesday, february 16i'm ben hill hilland i'm lauren elise, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 overnight ice melts 3 quickly, with morning temperatures in the upper 30s and 40s. expect partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs reaching 57 in the
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mountains. an isolated shower is possible, with light tn border snow. tonight, skies clear with lows in the 30s. 3 ((wrap up)) 3*********hold****** *********hold******3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center.accident i-26 east center.crew traffic

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