Blizzard gas shortage reminiscent of Sandy

Posted at 11:14 PM, Feb 09, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-09 23:14:08-05

The blizzard created some familiar scenes at gas stations.

There were long lines at the pump, reminiscent of the days after Hurricane Sandy.

On Long Island, more than ten percent of the stations ran out of gas by the afternoon on Friday as people tried to prepare for the oncoming storm.