Cars drive along Ellicott Street in Buffalo, New York, as snow falls on Friday, Nov. 18, 2022. A dangerous lake-effect snowstorm paralyzed parts of western and northern New York, with nearly 2 feet of snow already on the ground in some places and possibly much more on the way.

Buffalo lake effect snow storm blamed for 2 deaths; snow keeps falling

A lake-effect snowstorm dumped multiple inches of snow over western New York Friday, with snowfall totals expected to reach at least 4 feet through Sunday in the Buffalo area. The storm was blamed for the deaths of two people stricken with “cardiac events” while clearing snow.  Eleven counties remained under a state of emergency Friday…