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FedEx worker found dead during Chicago’s Polar Vortex

EAST MOLINE, IL  (February 1, 2019)  Authorities are reporting that a FedEx worker’s dead body was found outside a delivery hub in East Moline, Illinois Thursday morning.  The the 69-year-old employee  was discovered between two semi-trailers outside the freight facility by another FedEx employee around 9:30 a.m. Is Chicago’s Polar Vortex to blame? While the cause of death is still under investigation, it is believed that theContinue reading

Driving during Chicago’s Polar Vortex

CHICAGO, IL  (January 29, 2019) — This week, as the Polar Vortex hits the Chicago and the midwest, temperatures will be dangerously cold. In fact, it will be so cold that salt won’t melt ice on roads or walkways, creating additional issues for drivers. Salt won’t melt ice during the Polar Vortex In these extreme weather conditions, pedestrians and motorists should be extra cautious.  Please driveContinue reading