Gov. declares 'disaster emergency' in Pa.

Before sunrise a workman clears snow during a winter storm at City Hall in Philadelphia, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

February 6, 2010 4:10:52 PM PST
Gov. Ed Rendell declared a disaster emergency in Pennsylvania on Saturday as a winter storm brought heavy snow and gusty winds that cut off power to tens of thousands and forced road closures.