Eight die on Iowa roads in February winter storm

(KWQC) - The Iowa State Patrol says there were eight traffic deaths related to the Feb. 5, 2018, snowstorm, that includes one in Cedar County.

In a post on Facebook, ISP also reports that several Iowa State Patrol and emergency vehicles were struck while responding to help motorists.

Iowa law requires motorists to change lanes or slow down when approaching a stationary emergency, tow, or maintenance vehicle that has its flashing lights activated.