Originally posted on National Post | News:
The death toll has risen to six from winter storms in the U.S. midsection that are pushing toward the Northeast.
Two passengers in a car on a sleet-slickened Arkansas highway died Wednesday when the vehicle crossed the centre line and struck an SUV.
In Oklahoma, the Highway Patrol said a 76-year-old woman died Tuesday when a truck crossed into oncoming traffic and hit the car she was in. The Highway Patrol earlier reported that a 28-year-old woman was killed in another crash.