MoDOT Offers Winter Road Safety Tips

7 years 4 months 2 weeks ago Monday, November 12 2012 Nov 12, 2012 Monday, November 12, 2012 3:16:00 AM CST November 12, 2012 in News
By: Mary McGuire
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COLUMBIA - With snow and freezing winter temperatures on the horizon for mid-Missouri this winter, staying safe on the roads is more important than ever.

 MoDOT offers tips to keep you safe.

-Always make sure to obey speed limits and avoid speeding when the roads are icy.

-If you see snow plows out and about, give them plenty of room and don't try to pass them.

-Keep all of your windows cleared of snow and ice.

-Keep your lights on at all times whether it's raining or snowing.

-Keep your gas tank above half full when the temperatures start to drop.

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