Travel Alert: 100 million Americans expected on the road today
If you're still planning to head back from your holiday celebrations, transit officials are advising a delay by one more day.
AAA anticipates a record number of travelers today, exceeding 100 million on the roads. They're predicting the peak congestion between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
The Westchester County Department of Health has issued safety tips for travelers:
- Ensure ample rest before driving.
- Take breaks when necessary and share driving duties.
- Plan the trip in advance, including alternate routes.
- Prepare an emergency kit.