Blizzard's 26 inches of snow sets LI record
The fact that the blizzard of 2009 broke the modern record for snowfall on Long Island - 26-plus inches - tells only part of the story.
The rest reads something like this:
Snow drifted across roads that, after the plows drove through, wound up as slick as if hit by an ice storm. The result: dozens of fender benders.
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