TEMPLE (December 21, 2012)--Temple Police offered advice to drivers Friday on their Facebook page.
For anyone planning to be on the road this holiday season, police warn residents to not drink and drive.
Other advice given includes taking breaks every 3-4 hours, plan extra driving time, maintain a safe following distance, plan for emergencies, lock your car even when being away for a short period of time and carry a cell phone for emergencies only.
Phones should not be held while drivers are on the road, police said.
TxDOT offers updated road conditions at 1-800-452-9292.