'Slow down and prepare to stop:' Winter storm to impact travel on freeways, roads

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office on Friday, Jan. 10 released a list of tips for safe driving in winter weather conditions. This, as a winter storm watch and a winter storm warning have been issued.

Impaired road conditions and traffic delays are expected. These weather conditions may also impact morning rush hour travel on Monday, Jan. 13.

The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office stands ready to assist commuters throughout our freeway system and offers the following tips for safe driving in winter weather conditions:

    Our Patrol Division will be present throughout our freeway system aiding motorists and ensuring commuter safety. Keep an eye out for emergency personnel and please be safe when driving on our freeways.