Since 2007, 30 pediatric patients have been admitted to Mott for injuries sustained while sledding. This year, with several weeks of winter remaining, the number of sledding related admissions has doubled over previous years.
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A blizzard warning is in effect from 7pm tonight until 7pm tomorrow.
The State Police are advising to take all precautions to get ready for the major storm that will hit the area. Precautions include things like having a tank full of gas in your vehicle, food, water, and blankets.
Area tire stores are busier than usual Monday, some people have bought snow tires, while others are having their treads checked before the expected snow storm.
This system is being called the Groundhog Day storm, as it will likely severely impact ground travel, and lead to canceled flights, school delays and closures.