Paralyzing storm cripples the South

POSTED: 6:59 AM Jan 29 2014   UPDATED: 10:19 AM Jan 29 2014

A paralyzing combination of snow and ice literally shut down some areas of the Deep South.

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Paralyzed by the glaze and gridlock, countless drivers in the Deep South spent the night shivering in their cars, unable to get home after more than half a day ... and counting ... following a rare winter storm. Here, a travel warning sign is seen along Interstate 65 in Mobile, Ala.

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