The Illinois State Police and IDOT has launched its annual safe winter driving campaign. "Winter Weather, Get It Together" is the slogan this year. While northern Illinois has already been treated to some heavy snowfall, the Riverbend is still waiting.
State Police Trooper Heath Bryan tells The Big Z drivers need to be ready and steady.
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He urges you to give snowplow drivers plenty of room to do their jobs, and to avoid using cruise control when roads are snow covered or icy.