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      Dense fog causes crashes near Albany, Corvallis on I-5

      Dense fog coupled with frost left drivers with dangerous road conditions on Interstate 5 Sunday morning, Oregon State Police said.


      Officials reported that state troopers and Linn Co. deputies were called out to handle a number of fog-related traffic crashes along I-5 south of Albany.


      The National Weather Service issued a dense fog advisory for Albany, Corvallis, Eugene and the surrounding areas until around noon Sunday.


      With dense fog, the weather service warns that visibility could be cut to less than a quarter-mile.


      Law enforcement asks that drivers keep alert and maintain appropriate speeds and following distances when heading through the area.


      Current Weather Forecast | ODOT's Website



      This is a developing story, updates will be posted when they become available.


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