Snow and rain will continue to taper from north. Main roads should stay just wet overnight and through early Thursday. Secondary roads and any bridges and overpasses away from city warmth will be icy, so be careful. Locally dense fog will be an issue for the early morning too. Head to the "Weather" Tab for more information on the forecast.
After an overall poor performance in low speed crash tests, the outcome for high speed tests on mid-sized SUV's was much more positive.
8 out of 9 sport utlity vehicles tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety received the highest safety rating. They include the following:
The Kia Sorrento earned an acceptable rating which is the second highest.
The SUV's were ranked based on the damage they sustain in 40 mile per hour crashes.
A good rating means a seat-belted driver would not be seriously injured in a similar crash.