WYXZ-TV was covering Sunday's snowstorm that dumped 18 inches on Detroit and southeastern Michigan with one of its reporters out showing how bad the roads were.

Right when the mayor of Eric Zane's hometown of Warren was talking about how dangerous it was, a minivan passed by pulling a guy on skis behind it.

Then, after a minute of the reporters laughing, a cop showed up and pulled the minivan over. It turned out the guy skiing was a college kid and his friends were driving.

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