KYTC crews to report early Friday morning to manage roads

Winter Weather Plow

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) –Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews will report Friday morning at 5 a.m. to patrol and treat routes as necessary.

The forecast for Central KY includes accumulation of an inch of snow and freezing rain.  Every winter event is different and presents unique challenges such as the timing of snowfall and ice, along with air and pavement temperatures.

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The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration suggests the following winter driving tips:

ü  Get your car serviced

ü  Check your battery

ü  Check your cooling system

ü  Fill your washer reservoir

ü  Check your windshield wipers and defrosters

ü  Know your car (every vehicle handles differently)

ü  Plan your travel and route (plan ahead)

ü  Stock your vehicle (emergency supplies)

ü  Learn what to do in a winter emergency

For more safety information go to NHTSA by accessing:

Forecast from the National Weather Service:

Visit this link for information about state snow removal efforts:

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