Several counties in northwest Ohio went to a level three Wednesday morning, but not for Wood County. It's a move that left residents asking why.
" I f the roads are pass a ble, it's not going to be a level 3 , " said Wood County Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn.
A ccording to the sheriff , the decision to keep the level 2 snow emergency came after consulting with police departments and plow crews throughout the county.
T he sheriff said this snow fall was heavier, but it didn't drift as easily as the previous winter storm that dumped more than 10 inches of snow.
A driver in Wood County, David Phillips, thinks the wrong decision was made. "This morning, I already helped two people going off the sides of the roads," said Philips.
S heriff Wasylyshyn says a level two emergency will remain in effect Wednesday night.
T he emergency could be reduced depending on road conditions Thursday.VIEW: Complete forecast from WNWO Weather Team