3/3/2014 Virginia Winter Storm Road Chaos Footage

Historic March winter storm slams the southern U.S. with a hazardous cocktail of freezing rain, sleet, and snow from Oklahoma to New Jersey. Virginia is hit especially hard causing serious traffic problems for the Shenandoah Valley, Blue Ridge Mountains, and Richmond areas including Interstates 81 and 64.

All scenes shot in daylight on March 3, 2014 along Interstates 81 and 64 near Harrisonburg, Waynesboro, Charlottesville, and Richmond Virginia.


1-6: Multiple shots of an SUV trapped in a steep median after sliding off icy road surface on I-64 near Waynesboro, VA with rescue crews on the scene. Shots of SUV, rescue vehicles, and personel with snow falling.

7-8: Pushed-in shots of car and driver in ditch after sliding off ice and snow-covered I-64 near Charlottesville, VA with snow falling

9-13: Multiple shots of multiple accidents with police cars and officers helping vehicles stranded after sliding off ice and snow-covered I-64 near Richmond, VA with snow falling

14-15: Pushed-in shot of semi-truck trapped in median after sliding off I-81 near Harrisonburg, VA with a road crew helping to divert traffic in the hazardous conditions with snow falling

16-17: pushed-in shot and passing driving shots of snow plows attempting to clear I-81 near Harrisonburg, VA with snow falling

18: pushed-in shot from side of road of converted construction equipment and snow plow attempting to clear I-64 Charlottesville, VA with snow falling

19: POV driving shot of hazardous ice and snow-covered road, falling snow, and slow moving traffic on I-64 in Richmond, VA

20: POV driving shot of "Dense Fog Ahead" electronic Warning Sign with slow moving traffic with heavy snow falling and thick ice and snow-covered road on I-64 near Waynesboro, VA

21: pushed-in shot from shoulder of vehicles traveling on ice and snow-covered I-81 with snow falling near Harrisonburg, VA

22: POV driving shot of truck in near white-out conditions on snow and ice-covered I-64 near Waynesboro, VA

23: POV driving shot of "Richmond International Airport" sign with sloppy roads and semi-truck driving past on I-64 in Richmond VA

24: pushed-in shot of "Waynesboro" exit sign on I-64 with heavy snow falling in Waynesboro, VA