Wintery blast downs trees in Barrie

Barrie police are responding to numerous calls relating to the weather and road conditions.
There are numerous trees and power lines blocking roadways throughout the city. There have been several reports of vehicles in the ditch and stranded motorists. Traffic lights are not functioning properly at several intersections.
Police ask motorists to treat all intersections where the lights are not functioning as four-way stops. Unless absolutely necessary, police are asking people to stay home.