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Spring 40 days away, residents fed-up with snow

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People in Northwest Ohio are looking forward to spring as they dig out of yet another round of snowfall.

Natalie Brenot says it's becoming a familiar chore. "I got my shovel and my heavy gloves. I'm ready to go."

After clearing out her driveway a few days ago, she was hoping she wouldn't have to shovel again so soon.

"I expected a little bit, but not like this coming down."

Nearly four inches of snow fell on Sunday, brining this winter's total to almost 67 inches.

It's an unusual sight for Tracy Burger, who is visiting from Las Vegas. He woke up to find his car covered in snow.  "More snow that I've ever seen in Toledo." But Tracy says he doesn't mind. "Sorta nice, but I guess if you have to deal with it all day, every day it wouldn't be as much fun."

The fresh snow covered frozen snow and ice on many roads and that caused accidents. A jack-knifed semi on I-75 north had traffic at a standstill for an hour in the morning.

Patrick Vantie was stuck in traffic. "People are just driving too fast. As we were coming down here you could tell there were areas that were pretty slick and people are driving pretty fast."

And we're not through yet, more snow is possible later in the week.

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