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Icy weather turns fatal; more than 2,000 flights canceled
Icy weather turns fatal; more than 2,000 flights canceled

A series of snowy and icy storms swept through the southern and northeastern United States over the weekend, leaving at least five people dead and causing the cancellation of thousands of flights -- including more than 1,000 just at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Sunday.  Some parts of north Texas received as much as four inches of sleet and ice -- a treacherous situation for drivers and travelers. At least three storm-related deaths were reported in the Dallas area Saturday and Sunday, according to police reports reviewed by the Dallas Morning News. A 26-year-old man died after his car hit an icy patch and slammed into a tree; a 75-year-old woman died after slipping...

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