Car, Driving Tips For Severe Weather

Make Sure Car Is In Top Form

Published On: Dec 06 2011 10:18:30 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 03 2011 02:24:54 AM CST

Drivers need to take extra precautions during freezing temperatures. The Harris County Constable's Pct. 7 office and AAA Texas offer the following suggestions.

Before Driving:

Driving Tips:

The Houston Police Department also has some advice for motorists in cold weather.

Accident Information:

If you are involved in a minor accident, you don't have to contact the police if the driver is not intoxicated and if all vehicles involved are drivable and appropriate information is exchanged.

The following information should be exchanged during accidents.

Minor accidents may be reported (within 24 hours of their occurrence) in person at your nearest HPD substation or storefront.