TxDot authorities prepare roads for icy conditions.
POSTED: Thursday, January 7, 2010 - 8:21am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:35am
The Texas Department of Transportation is urging residents to be safe while behind the wheel as the icy road conditions may occur.
The Ice on Bridge signs are already out on state maintained bridges and personnel were spreading a gravel mix should ice form in Hidalgo, Willacy and Cameron counties. Here are some driving tips for motorists:
• Buckle up.
• Drive to the appropriate condition meaning, slow down when icy conditions
• Leave a good distance between you and the driver in front of you.
• Don't drink and drive.
• For road conditions visit http://www.txdot.gov/roadconditions or call