Dangerous icy roads in Central Texas

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The weather in Central Texas has made roads very dangerous during this New Year’s Eve. 

The roads are icy and slippery.

Waco police report several accidents, as well as Copperas Cove police and Temple Fire and Rescue.

One over pass was shut down on I-35 and Loop 340 in Waco. 

The weather even affected the power in McLennan County as more than 1,000 people were without the power Sunday for a couple of hours. 

Even Fox 44 studio was without power. 

Woodway police officers were seen out on Hwy 84 setting up emergency road flares to warn drivers. 

Police are asking drivers to stay indoors if possible but if it is absolutely necessary to get out, they are asking to slow down and be extra careful. 

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