Conditions were improving for most in the Northeast Friday after Winter Storm Avery left at least 11 people dead in accidents blamed on the ice and snow, stranded commuters for up to 12 hours, knocked out power to hundreds of thousands , and forced some students to stay at school overnight.
As Avery's snow reached New York City, a multi-vehicle accident brought the George Washington Bridge to a gridlock Thursday afternoon.
Ice on the roads of Central Indiana caused large several large school districts to close and numerous crashes.
Barry Bailey Sr., a 61-year-old from Paris Township, was killed early Thursday morning in the crash , county investigator Rick Walters told the Canton Repository.
An overturned bus is seen in DeSoto County, Mississippi, on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018.