With the winter weather in the Lake Area, officials are urging caution for those who must travel on the roadways.
One way to stay safe is preparing your car with items you may need.
Rob Odenwald with Mid-County Fire.
He tells KRMS News it’s smart to pack a bag of warm clothing, socks and blankets.
You should also consider bringing a container of ice melt, gloves and a first aid kit, in case you get stuck on the roadway.