Red Cross releases tips on winter driving safety

By WEEK Producer

Red Cross releases tips on winter driving safety

December 12, 2013 Updated Dec 12, 2013 at 11:44 PM CDT

CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- If you are going to be one of the many driving in the snow, it's important to make sure you're prepared for the drive.

According to the American Red Cross that includes:

- Filling up your gas tank
- Keeping an emergency kit in your car
- And making sure your cell phone is fully charged, or have a car charger available

If you do get stranded, stay in your car and call for help.

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