Getting Snow off the Road Faster

By Dave Leval

January 11, 2013

BRIGHTON, MI (My TV20 News at 10) --- It may look like this driver is losing part of his load.

Looks are deceiving.

This is Michigan's newest tool to get snow off the roads.

MDOT showed off its new "Tow Plow" Friday in Brighton.

The plow clears two lanes of snow at a time, and uses half the manpower.

Current trucks can only clear one lane each.

The new plow is assigned to Livingston County, and will clear snow along I-96, and U.S. 23.

What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "My2Cents” comment.


© Copyright 2014 A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.