Late-winter storm hampers Mass. - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Late-winter storm hampers Mass.

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BOSTON (AP) -

A slow-moving storm centered far out in the Atlantic Ocean dropped up to a foot of snow in New England, caused coastal flooding in Massachusetts and slowed the morning commute in the region to a slushy crawl.

In Massachusetts, flooding at the morning high tide closed some coastal roads north and south of Boston. On Plum Island, north of Boston, an unoccupied home fell into the ocean, apparently a victim of high tide, according to the Newburyport Daily News.

Snow and accidents were making the morning commute in Connecticut difficult for a second-straight day on Friday.

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