Megan O'Toole pulls her daughters, Bell, front, and Blue on a sled on Broad Street in Mankato, Minn., Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. As much as eight inches of snow fell in the Mankato area, causing slippery roads and prompting schools to delay or cancel classes. (AP Photo/The Mankato Free Press, John Cross)
Gallery: Winter storm bottles up Midwest
Feb. 22, 2013 @ 12:44 PM
A powerful snowstorm hit much of the Midwest Thursday, creating large snow drifts on many roadways, making navigating the slick conditions a challenge. Accidents and slide-offs were reported from Kansas to Michigan as the storm pushed east Friday.leaving difficult travel conditions.