We're in the middle of the holiday season which means many are on the roads traveling to holiday gatherings, which also means a higher risk of traffic accidents. Sgt. Alan Mills with the Taylorville Police Department reminds travelers to use caution while driving this holiday season to keep accidents to a minimum.
Sgt. Mills appeared as a guest on the Newstalk WTIM Morning Show and says the Christmas holiday leads to the most accidents this time of the year.
As for things to keep in mind when you're heading to those holiday gatherings this year, Mills says to keep the basics in mind.
Sgt. Mills also warned of an increased number of drunk drivers on the roadways during holiday traffic.