Muskoka suffers first blast of winter weather

The Muskoka region has been hit with its first blast of winter.

Numerous accidents are being reported across the district as snow continues to fall.

Earlier a transport truck accident snarled traffic between Taylor Road and Cedar Lane in Bracebridge.

Many vehicles being reported off the road and into ditches this evening. A special weather statement us in effect in our region with more snow on the way.

The forecast is calling for periods of snow ending this evening then partly cloudy. Risk of freezing drizzle early this evening. Amount 2 to 4 cm.

Police remind you to use smart driving practices throughout the winter.