June 03, 2020
FIVE Tips for Driving in the Rain
By: Andrew Smith
Part time storm chaser, full time transportation engineer. Who better to inform you of the hazards of driving in rainy conditions than our own expert? Andrew Smith started chasing storms at Virginia Tech several years ago and would track storms in-between classes. Now he can be found chasing locally for CBS6 when weather is threatening. Check out his FIVE tips for driving in the rain below.
With the rainy season upon us, it is important that we take precaution and remember to be safe. With summer storms comes heavy rainfall, which is challenging to drive in. If you must drive, here is some advice for making your travel safer and easier.
1. SLOW DOWN, BACK OFF.