Missouri winter weather requires extra caution to avoid auto accidents

snowy road.jpgMissouri winter weather, including snow, ice, and wind, can make driving very dangerous and increase a driver’s chance of being involved in an automobile accident. The Missouri Department of Transportation gives drivers many safety tips to lower their chances of an auto accident in the winter, although many of these tips are relevant year-round.

Holiday driving brings more drivers to Missouri’s roads, and the Missouri Highway Patrol has released its report for the 2010 Christmas and New Year’s holidays.